Technical Water Rescue


Certificate Awarded

Certificate of Achievement

Prerequisites

Basic Knowledge of Ropes covered under the SERT Competency Checklist

Course Description

The purpose of this course is to enable the Fire Service, Search and Rescue Teams and Emergency First Responders to be trained and tested to the NFPA 1006 Rescue Technician Standard for Technical Water Rescue.

Course Outline

1.0   Water Rescue Concerns and Training Levels

2.0   Watercraft Types, Uses and Concerns

3.0   Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

4.0   Terminology

5.0   Victim Rescue and Medical Treatment

6.0   Communications

7.0   Pre-Planning / Preparation

8.0   Tools, Equipment and Maintenance

9.0   Accountability

10.0 Environmental Considerations

11.0 Rope Considerations / Tether Lines

12.0 Command Structure and Support Functions


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