Rescue Technician - Structural Collapse Technician

Instructional Hours: 84.00

Course Objective: To provide students with the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to function as part of an integrated rescue team to extricate victims from a structural collapse situation.

Course Description: Major topics covered in this course include safety and security, building materials and structural collapse, collapse patterns, hazard identification and building monitoring, USR strategy and structure size-up, tools, shoring basics, shoring construction, breaching, breaking, cutting and burning operations, lifting and rigging, and victim considerations. 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. This course partially satisfies the professional certification requirements for Structural Collapse Technical Rescuer I and II.

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 AND Rescue Technician - Site Operations (RES 101) or equivalent.

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Instructional Hours: 84.00
Requires Medical Clearance
RES-209-S002-2020
Reg. is Closed
Start Date: 10-02-2020
End Date: 11-15-2020
First Class Time: 07:00 - 17:00
Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays
Registration Open: 02-21-2020
Registration Close: 03-05-2020
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Some 9 hour days. Some sessions off site at Concrete Yard.

RES-209-S001-2021
Reg. is Closed
Start Date: 10-02-2020
End Date: 11-15-2020
First Class Time: 07:00 - 17:00
Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays
Registration Open: 07-07-2020
Registration Close: 07-13-2020
MFRI Southern Maryland Regional Training Center More →

Some 9 hour days. Some sessions at concrete yard.