Illinois Fire Service Institute

 

Structural Collapse Technician - Level II : 45 Hours

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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 MICHAEL MCCASTLAND or your regional representative.

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Upcoming Classes

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champaign Mon, Oct 22 2018 -
Fri, Oct 26 2018

 
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