Illinois Fire Service Institute

 

Trench Rescue Technician - Level II : 40 Hours

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Course Description

The scope of this course is to prepare local 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 need for a deep intersecting trench rescue. The Trench Rescue Technician course has been designed in accordance with NFPA 1006, Standard for Technical Rescue Professional Qualifications. This course pertains to trench rescues involving injured or entrapped persons. The class covers the federal and state regulations, use of specialized equipment for atmospheric monitoring, emergency shoring systems, victim excavation, and employment of rescuer constructed retrieval systems. Special emphasis will be given to rescuer safety and scene evolutions involving various trench rescue problems.

 

 


Syllabus

  Syllabus - Trench Rescue Technician.pdf

This course is part of the following Programs

  • nfa-endorsed
  • trench rescue

Prerequisites:

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



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Upcoming Classes

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wilmington Mon, Sep 24 2018 -
Fri, Sep 28 2018

 
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