Program Calendar (2017/18)
FIRE-118 - Rope Rescue Technician Level 1
|FIRE-118||Rope Rescue Technician Level 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 (Ropes Level 1) and covers the fundamentals of rope rescue techniques, along with the skills required to participate in a rope rescue operation. Students learn to identify hazards, use equipment, and apply limited techniques to perform technical rescue operations. Students also learn about relevant safety standards which apply to rope rescues. 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-118
FIRE-118 Rope Rescue Technician Level 1 can be found in the following programs: