Illinois Fire Service Institute

 

Structural Collapse Technician - Level II : 45 Hours

Student Fee

Class specific

Course Description

The scope of this course is to prepare responders to operate as a local member of a regional team within the NIMS at a CBRNE (Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear, or Explosive) WMD event requiring statewide response that has resulted in the failure of a building constructed of steel, concrete, or masonry. This course is extensively hands-on and prepares the student to operate safely and efficiently at a building collapse incident involving WMD. It offers practice in cutting, breaching, lifting, stabilizing, searching, shoring, packaging, and removing victims from a simulated collapse environment. This course is intense and physically demanding, but the competence and confidence that is gained is worth the sweat that is lost.


Syllabus

  Syllabus - Structural Collapse Rescue Technician.pdf

This course is part of the following Programs

  • nfa-endorsed
  • structural collapse rescue

Prerequisites:

IFSI prerequisites are based on Illinois and NFPA standards. Equivalencies from other agencies will be reviewed upon request.


If you have specific questions about this course contact MICHAEL MCCASTLAND

If you are interested in having this course taught in your area, contact your regional representative or MICHAEL MCCASTLAND .

If you are not sure who your regional representative is, take a look at this map. It is color coded by county. The regional representatives are listed below.

Applicable Credits

As of 09/22/2017

FEMA Approved

This course has FEMA approval

NFA Endorsed

Hours: 45 This course has been endorsed by the National Fire Academy and is eligible for a dual certificate.

NFPA

National Fire Protection Association Standards 1006 Standard for Rescue
Technician Professional Qualifications
National Fire Protection Association Standards 1670 Standard on Operations
and Training for Technical Search and Rescue Incidents

OSFM Certification

Structural Collapse Rescue: Technician

ProBoard

Collapse Rescue II NFPA 1006

Upcoming Classes

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Fri, Oct 27 2017

 
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