Illinois Fire Service Institute

 

Responder Intervention Team Rescue Technician : 50 Hours

Student Fee

Class specific

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


If you have specific questions about this course contact GARY CONEY

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

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 09/20/2017

CFR

Meets or exceeds 29 CFR 1910.134, 155-159 (i).

NFPA

1001, 1500, 1710, 1720

NIMS Compliant

Yes.

OSFM Certification

Some skills may be applied toward Certified Firefighter II and III fire fighting objectives.  Record keeping of specific objectives accomplished is the responsibility of the student and his/her training officer.

Upcoming Classes

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champaign Mon, Oct 16 2017 -
Fri, Oct 20 2017

champaign Mon, Nov 27 2017 -
Fri, Dec 1 2017

champaign Mon, Dec 11 2017 -
Fri, Dec 15 2017

 
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