Illinois Fire Service Institute

 

Technical Rescue Awareness Online : 9 Hours

Course Description

The scope of this 9-hour course is to begin to prepare local responders to operate as a local member of a regional team within the National Incident Management System at a Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear, or Explosive (CBRNE) Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD) event requiring statewide response that has resulted in the need for a technical rescue. This course is for the basic first-in company. It will provide first responders with the information needed to identify the rescue situation, its specific hazards, and the initial company operations to be performed. Subject areas include: standards, structural collapse rescue, rope rescue, confined space rescue, vehicle and machinery rescue, water and ice rescue, and wilderness search. 


This course is part of the following Program

  • e-learning

Prerequisites:

There are no prerequisites to taking this course


If you have specific questions about this course contact HEATHER MOORE

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

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