Vehicle Rescue: Technician - CR21163

Description

Hours: 16 | Prerequisites: None | Host requirements: Yes | POST: Yes | CEU: Yes

Today vehicle extrication is as much a part of the fire service as firefighting. This class deals with tools and techniques required to remove an entrapped victim from a vehicle accident. Emphasis is on proper use of powered and manual rescue tools and air bags, coordination with EMS personnel, vehicle designs, ICS, and safety considerations. Participants will apply these techniques in practical applications. This course meets Chapter 8, Technician Level, of NFPA 1670 Standard Operations and Training for Technical Rescue Incidents, as well as, Chapter 10, Vehicle Rescue of NFPA 1006, Rescue Technician Professional Qualifications.

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.

Missouri Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST)

  • 16 hours Technical

Continuing Education Unit (CEU)

  • EMS Non Core-16

Host Agency:
Moreau Fire Protection District

To Register:
Brendan Martin - 573-434-1191 - [email protected]

Cost: Free

Sessions:

  • 5/6/2021 (6:00 pm - 10:00 pm)
  • 5/7/2021 (6:00 pm - 10:00 pm)
  • 5/8/2021 (8:00 am - 5:00 pm)

Partner:
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.