RT: Swiftwater Bridge

Course that leads to Pro Board certification. This is an advanced-level bridge course for Surface Water I/II certified Rescue Technicians/firefighters who seek Swift Water I/II certification. This 2-day course consists of a combination of classroom study, and training evolutions that prepare the Rescue Technician to perform or direct a technical rescue by identifying hazards, using equipment, and applying advanced techniques to rescue a victim from water moving at a rate greater than 1.15 mph. Successful completion of skills, a practical exercise, and a passing score on the state certification exam is required.