Vehicle Rescue: Technician - CR23137
Face to Face
Hours: 16 | Prerequisites: None | Students: 15–24 | 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.
- 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
- Johnson County Fire Protection District
Mike Gooch at 417-236-3630 or [email protected]
- March 24, 2023 — 6 pm - 10 pm
March 25, 2023 — 8 am - 5 pm
March 26, 2023 — 8 am - 12 pm
Missouri Deparmtne of Transportation
Funding is provided by the Missouri Department of Transportation Traffice and Highway Safety Division.