Program Calendar (2017/18)
FIRE-120 - Vehicle Technical Rescuer 1
|FIRE-120||Vehicle Technical Rescuer 1||2 - credits||* See note:|
|* The course cost has not been determined or the course can only be taken as part of a program.|
This course complies with the standards set by NFPA 1006 (Vehicles Level 1). The curriculum addresses the rescue skills appropriate to vehicle or machinery events involving common passenger vehicles, simple small machinery, and non-high risk environments. Students learn how to establish scene safety zones, stabilize vehicles and machinery, isolate potentially harmful energy sources, and help to remove and transport a victim to a safe area. This course emphasizes the inherently dangerous aspects of technical rescue and the rigorous activities which must be performed in adverse conditions.
Delivery Method: On-Campus Blended
Credits: 2 | Length: 40 hours | Course Outline for FIRE-120
FIRE-120 Vehicle Technical Rescuer 1 can be found in the following programs: