COURSE OVERVIEW:

Rope Rescue Operations

This 4-Day Rope Rescue Operations course exceeds all operations level objectives outlined for professional rescuers as listed in NFPA 1670 and 1006. The course also includes an awareness of the NFPA 1983 standard.



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FULL COURSE DETAILS

Course includes:

  • The use of rope
  • Rope equipment
  • Hardware
  • Construction of mechanical advantage systems
  • Belay and safety systems
  • Anchor systems
  • Patient packaging
  • Explanation of applicable NFPA standards
  • Understanding of OSHA regulations and ANSI standards
  • Basic rigging concepts
  • Understanding of rope rescue concepts and equipment
  • Casualty assessment

 

Prerequisites:

  • Minimum 500 hours and 6 months of documented rope access experience as a SPRAT Level II Technician required.

 

Target Audience

  • Firefighters & First Responders
  • Search and Rescue Team Members
  • Industrial Rescue Team Members
  • Professional Rescuers