Rescue Technician - Technical Rope Rescue

Instructional Hours: 54.00

Course Objective: To provide students with the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to function as part of an integrated rescue team to extricate victims in low and high angle environments.

Course Description: Major topics covered in the course include anchoring, mechanical advantage systems, rappelling in the vertical environment, and constructing high-line rescue systems. Methods of instruction include lecture, discussion and team-focused practical exercises.

Successful Completion: Students must attend required classroom sessions, complete homework assignments, demonstrate proficiency in the practical skills evolutions and obtain a score of 70% or better on the final written and practical examination. This course partially satisfies the professional certification requirements for Rope Technical Rescuer I and II.


Personal Protective Equipment and SCBA (FIRE 099), Protective Envelope and Foam (FIRE 102), Pre-Emergency Response Training (FIRE 103), Firefighter I (FIRE 101) or equivalent AND Rescue Technician - Site Operations (RES 101)or equivalent.

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Instructional Hours: 54.00
Registration is Closed
Start Date: 10-11-2020
End Date: 12-06-2020
First Class Time: 08:00 - 15:00
Registration Open: 06-15-2020
Registration Close: 09-22-2020
MFRI North East Regional Training Center More →
Start Date: 10-30-2020
End Date: 11-30-2020
First Class Time: 08:00 - 15:00
Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays
Registration Open: 06-26-2020
Registration Close: 10-10-2020
Frederick County Training Center More →

Class will meet 10/30, 11/2, 11/5, 11/9, 11/12, 11/17, 11/20, 11/23 and 11/30