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RT: Structural Collapse I/II


This course is based on NFPA 1006: Standard for Technical Rescuer Professional Qualifications, and may lead to IFSAC and Pro Board certifications. This program 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. This program is an intense course which addresses light frame construction collapse and emphasizes the following discipline areas: shoring, breaching and breaking, lifting and moving, and cutting and burning.*Campus delivery only: classes are offered at the AFC main campus, RTC, or other area as approved by the AFC Regional Coordinator and AFC Training Staff.

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Special Equipment - PPE full face or half face APR's, P95 cartridges, • Hardhat with chin strap • Steel toed shoes • Leather work gloves • Helmet lights • Nomex hoods for burning • Clothing suitable for outside activities (long-sleeved shirt and pants; coveralls) • Rain gear (coat and trousers) • Knee pads • Foam ear plugs • OSHA approved safety glasses

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

Hours   80
Course Cost   $ 975 In-State     $ 1175 Out-Of-State    

Required Text - Rescue Technician: Structural Collapse Student Manual

Certification Course Syllabus

Practical Exam Materials


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

Course Dates

Monday, April 24, 2017Monday, May 01, 2017Alabama Fire College & Personnel Standards CommissionRegister
Monday, September 18, 2017Monday, September 25, 2017Alabama Fire College & Personnel Standards CommissionRegister
Monday, May 14, 2018Monday, May 21, 2018Alabama Fire College & Personnel Standards CommissionRegister

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