Illinois Fire Service Institute

 

Agriculture Rescue Techniques : 8 Hours

Student Fee

Class specific

Course Description

First Responders and rescue personnel will study principles and guidelines for safe response to agriculture related incidents. Subject matter covered includes tractor rollovers, grain auger entrapments, farm machinery entrapments, emergencies related electrical malfunctions, and chemical exposure incidents. Confined space and how it relates to incidents that involve manure pits and grain bins will be covered as well. Students will learn extrication methods, machinery stabilization, lock out/tag out of hazardous systems, patient assessment, and packaging. Pre-planning along with site visits will be encouraged with local farmers, agriculture machinery dealerships, repair shops, and commercial chemical dealerships.

 

Please bring with you to class:

Turn out gear
Helmet
Gloves
Eye protection
Ear protection
Steel toed shoes


Syllabus

  Syllabus - Ag Rescue Techniques.pdf

This course is part of the following Programs

  • agricultural
  • cornerstone

Prerequisites:

There are no prerequisites to taking this course



If you have specific questions about this course contact DAVID NEWCOMB

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Applicable Credits

As of 11/17/2017

CFR

OSHA 29CFR1910.147  Lock Out / Tag Out

NFPA

1001  Firefighter Professional Qualifications - Basic        
1006  Rescue Technician Professional Qualifications
1670  Operations and Training for Technical Rescue Incidents

Upcoming Classes

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carbondale Sat, Apr 7 2018 -
Sat, Apr 7 2018

 
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