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: 04-13-2023
End Date: 05-13-2023
First Class Time: 19:00 - 22:00
Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays
Registration Open: 11-22-2022
Registration Close: 03-24-2023
Norrisville Volunteer Fire Company More →
Coordinated by: North East. For questions contact:
Start Date: 05-22-2023
End Date: 06-02-2023
First Class Time: 08:00 - 15:00
Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays
Registration Open: 12-11-2022
Registration Close: 05-02-2023
Prince Frederick Volunteer Fire Department Inc. - Co. 2 More →
Coordinated by: Southern Maryland. For questions contact:
Start Date: 06-03-2023
End Date: 07-02-2023
First Class Time: 08:30 - 15:30
Saturdays and Sundays
Registration Open: 11-21-2022
Registration Close: 05-14-2023
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Coordinated by: Western Maryland. For questions contact: