Illinois Fire Service Institute

 

Responder Intervention Team Rescue Technician : 50 Hours

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Course Description

Formally Rit under Fire, this course provides firefighters with the necessary advance skills to effectively operate as a member of a responder intervention team. Responder Intervention Team Rescue Technician combines classroom lecture, firefighter fatality case studies, drag and carries, breaching, heavy lifting with hydraulic and pneumatic tools, cutting utilizing a variety of torches, and hands-on scenario based training involving a firefighter mayday. Skills are practiced and honed under live fire conditions that will challenge each student mental and physically. This course goes beyond any traditional class by utilizing rescue tools and techniques in the fire suppression environment. This physically intense course meets and exceeds NFPA 1407, preparing the responder for our worst-case scenario.


Syllabus

  Syllabus - Responder Intervention Team Rescue Technician.pdf

This course is part of the following Programs

  • fire fighting
  • on-site live fire
  • sotp

Prerequisites:

There are no prerequisites to taking this course


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Upcoming Classes

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champaign Mon, Nov 12 2018 -
Fri, Nov 16 2018

champaign Mon, Dec 10 2018 -
Fri, Dec 14 2018

 
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