Illinois Fire Service Institute


Large Vehicle Extrication : 12 Hours

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Course Description

This course provides hands-on training for fire and rescue personnel in large vehicle extrication. Emphasis will be put on proper extrication techniques when dealing with large vehicles such as buses, trucks, and semitrailers. The vehicles used for class are provided by and disposed of by the local fire department. NOTE: Protective Clothing Required -- Participants must furnish approved helmet, fire boots or leather safety boots, eye protection, gloves, coveralls or turnout gear for class. Vehicles for actual extrication exercises must be supplied locally.

This course is part of the following Programs

  • cornerstone
  • fire fighting
  • vehicle and machinery rescue


There are no prerequisites to taking this course

If you have specific questions about this course contact ANTHONY VESPA

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Applicable Credits

As of 01/22/2018


All practical skills meet objectives under NFPA Standard:
1001 Firefighter Professional Qualifications - Basic        
1006 Rescue Technician Professional Qualifications
1670 Operations and Training for Technical Rescue Incidents
1936 Powered Rescue Tool Systems

OSFM Certification

All practical skills are direct Certified Fire Fighter II or Certified Basic skill objectives
11 Gerty Dr.
Champaign, IL 61820
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Phone: (217) 333-8925
Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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