Hours: 12 | Prerequisites: Yes | Students: 15–30 | Host requirements: Yes

Multiple casualty incidents tax most departments equipment and personnel resources. Is your agency prepared? This course is designed to introduce participants to the difficult problem of handling an incident with multiple patients. The most frequent of these are school bus accidents. Instructors will demonstrate techniques of extrication, patient handling and coordinating multiple agencies. Participants will have the opportunity to apply these skills and concepts in practical applications involving a school bus.

Prerequisites

  • Vehicle Rescue Technician

Special requirements

  • Personal protective equipment (PPE): The following gear is required to participate: helmet, bunker coat, bunker pants with boots, and gloves that met the NFPA standard 1971 at the time of purchase.

Fee: 0.00

Host: Trenton Fire Department 1001 East 17th Street Trenton MO

Contact: Jeremy Summers at 660-654-4108 or jsummers@trenton.com

Sessions:  March 15, 2024 18:00-22:00; March 16, 2024 08:00-17:00

Partners: Missouri Division of Fire Safety

Funding provided by the Division of Fire Safety (DFS) and the Missouri Fire Safety Education / Advisory Commission. State Funding sources include the DFS General Revenue (GR) Fire Training Fund and Fire Education Fund.