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RT: Rope II


This course is based on NFPA 1006: Standard for Technical Rescuer Professional Qualifications, and may lead to IFSAC and Pro Board certifications. The course is designed for those persons who respond to incidents involving the application of special knowledge, skills, and equipment to safely resolve unique or complex rescue situations. The course covers operations in a high angle environment including rescue of a suspended victim, serving as a litter tender, and construction/operation of a high line system. Campus Delivery Only. (Classes that are delivered either at the Alabama Fire College or an RTC or other area as approved by the Regional Coordinator and Training Staff at AFC.)

For more information, call 1-800-241-2467

Special Equipment - Coveralls, hard hat, gloves, and knee pads & elbow pads (optional)

Physical Requirements - This is a very physically demanding course which requires student to be in good physical condition.

Hours   24
Course Cost   $ 200 In-State     $ 400 Out-Of-State    

Required Text - High-Angle Rope Rescue I & II

Certification Course Syllabus

Practical Exam Materials


  • 18 years of age
  • High school diploma/GED
  • IFSAC or Pro Board Certified Rescue Technician: Rope I
  • Hazardous Materials Awareness & Operations level training
  • Proof of First Responder that meets or exceeds the Department of Transportation (DOT) Medical First Responder

Course Dates

Tuesday, February 28, 2017Friday, March 03, 2017Huntsville Regional Training CenterCourse is full
Monday, March 27, 2017Friday, March 31, 2017Daphne Extension Training CenterRegister
Tuesday, March 28, 2017Thursday, March 30, 2017Alexander City Fire Department & EMSRegister
Monday, April 10, 2017Wednesday, April 12, 2017Shelby County Regional Training CenterRegister
Monday, April 17, 2017Wednesday, April 19, 2017Alabama Fire College & Personnel Standards CommissionRegister
Monday, May 15, 2017Wednesday, May 17, 2017Dothan Regional Training CenterRegister
Monday, October 23, 2017Wednesday, October 25, 2017Alabama Fire College & Personnel Standards CommissionRegister
Friday, November 17, 2017Sunday, November 19, 2017Tallassee Extension Training CenterRegister
Wednesday, May 16, 2018Friday, May 18, 2018Alabama Fire College & Personnel Standards CommissionRegister

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