Basic Ice Rescue

Certificate Awarded

Certificate of Achievement


Basic knowledge of ropes covered under the SERT Competency Checklist

Course Description

This course is designed to provide personnel with the theoretical and practical knowledge required to safely and effectively assist in the rescue of victims in ice conditions.

Course Outline

1.0   NFPA Standard – Levels of Ice Rescue Training

2.0   Ice Types and Formation

3.0   Terminology

4.0   Personal Protective Equipment

5.0   Tools, Equipment and Maintenance

6.0   Victim Rescue, Recovery and Medical Treatment

7.0   Communications

8.0   Pre-Planning and Preparation

9.0   Rescue versus Recovery

10.0 Moving on the Ice

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