Rescue Technician - Site Operations
RES-101

Instructional Hours: 27.00

Course Objective: To provide students with the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to perform site operations, victim management, maintenance of rescue equipment and specific ropes and rigging skills.

Course Description: Major topics covered in this course include identification of support resources required for specific rescue incidents, size-up of a rescue incident, management of rescue incident hazards, management of resources in a rescue incident, conducting searches, performance of ground support for helicopter activities, termination of a technical rescue operation, maintaining rescue equipment, ropes and rigging and victim management. 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 examinations.

Prerequisites:
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.

Certification:
Upon successful completion, this course partially satisfies the professional certification requirements for:

  • Vehicle and Machinery Technical Rescuer I & II


Log Number Register MFRI Office Fee Date Start
Time
Reg
Close
Date
Location
RES-101-S027-2018 Register North Central No Charge for MD Emergency Services Personnel Start: 02-06-2018
End: 02-27-2018 (Subject to Change)
19:00 01-17-2018 Winfield Community Volunteer Fire Department, Inc.
RES-101-S040-2018 Register
Charles County High School Cadets. Adults welcome.
Southern Maryland No Charge for MD Emergency Services Personnel Start: 02-28-2018
End: 03-13-2018 (Subject to Change)
10:30 02-28-2018 MFRI Southern Maryland Regional Training Center
RES-101-S041-2018 Register Upper Eastern Shore No Charge for MD Emergency Services Personnel Start: 03-05-2018
End: 04-02-2018 (Subject to Change)
19:00 02-16-2018 Anne Arundel County Fire Department Training Academy
RES-101-S044-2018 Register Upper Eastern Shore No Charge for MD Emergency Services Personnel Start: 03-06-2018
End: 05-01-2018 (Subject to Change)
19:00 02-17-2018 Easton Volunteer Fire Department, Inc.
RES-101-S030-2018 Register Southern Maryland No Charge for MD Emergency Services Personnel Start: 03-13-2018
End: 04-01-2018 (Subject to Change)
19:00 03-13-2018 MFRI Headquarters
RES-101-S038-2018 Register Western Maryland No Charge for MD Emergency Services Personnel Start: 03-14-2018
End: 04-09-2018 (Subject to Change)
18:30 02-25-2018 Community Volunteer Fire Company District 12, Inc. (Fairplay)
RES-101-S037-2018 Register
Class location and dates may change!!
Western Maryland No Charge for MD Emergency Services Personnel Start: 03-18-2018
End: 04-22-2018 (Subject to Change)
08:30 03-10-2018 Bedford Road Volunteer Fire Company
RES-101-S028-2018 Register North East No Charge for MD Emergency Services Personnel Start: 03-24-2018
End: 04-21-2018 (Subject to Change)
09:00 03-04-2018 William M. Singerly Steam Fire Engine & Hook and Ladder Co. Sta. 13
RES-101-S032-2018 Register North Central No Charge for MD Emergency Services Personnel Start: 03-28-2018
End: 04-16-2018 (Subject to Change)
19:00 03-08-2018 Walkersville Volunteer Fire Company
RES-101-S039-2018 Register Upper Eastern Shore No Charge for MD Emergency Services Personnel Start: 04-09-2018
End: 04-19-2018 (Subject to Change)
09:30 03-20-2018 MFRI Upper Eastern Shore Regional Training Center
RES-101-S034-2018 Register North Central No Charge for MD Emergency Services Personnel Start: 04-10-2018
End: 05-01-2018 (Subject to Change)
19:00 03-21-2018 Howard County DFRS Training Academy