RT: Rope I
This course is based on NFPA 1006: Standard for Technical Rescuer Professional Qualifications, and may lead to IFSAC and Pro Board certifications. This course begins with an Introduction to Technical Rescue and goes into rope rescue techniques which will include a classroom review of equipment, knots, and rope safety. Instruction events include: establishing need for rope rescue; uses and limitations of equipment; knot craft; safety aspects; anchoring systems; rescue rappelling; third man rescue; lowering systems and other aspects of rope rescue.
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.
$ 295 In-State
$ 495 Out-Of-State
18 years of age
High school diploma/GED
Hazardous Materials Awareness & Operations level training
Proof of First Responder that meets or exceeds the Department of Transportation (DOT) Medical First Responder