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Vehicle Rescue Awareness and Operations (NFPA 1006)


3075 Molly Pitcher Highway
Chambersburg, PA 17202


This program is designed to enhance the student’s ability to perform critical skill sets to meet the intent of NFPA 1006 Vehicle Rescue Awareness and Operations. This course will present vehicle extrication theories, techniques, and challenges that involve common passenger vehicles, to accurately and safely execute the skill sets required for professional certification Awareness and Operations. Topics include: rescue incident management, simple machinery types, extrication strategies and tactics for common passenger vehicles, resource management, stabilization systems, hazard identification and control, technical rescue equipment identification and application, extrication tools, methods, and selection criteria, basic patient care, packaging, and lifting and moving, basic extrication techniques, and applicable OSHA and NFPA laws and standards. This course is designed for the experienced rescuer with a strong working knowledge of technical rescue in accordance with NFPA 1006 Chapter 10 and 1670.

Jerry Houpt
Age 16 and up, Hazardous Materials Awareness
Minimum Age Requirement:
Student Needs:
TOG, or Extrication Gear, Eye Protection.
Text Book: IFSTA Principles of Vehicle Extrication 4th Edition
Class Length:
40 hours
State Certified Course:
Class Dates:
April 9, 2022 08:00 am to 4:00 pm
April 10, 2022 08:00 am to 4:00 pm
April 23, 2022 08:00 am to 4:00 pm
April 24, 2022 08:00 am to 4:00 pm
May 21, 2022 08:00 am to 4:00 pm
Registration Deadline:
April 1, 2022
Registration Instructions:
Please register by clicking on the "Register" link at the bottom of this announcement
Registration Fee:
In-Network = $150.00; Out-of-Network = $175.00

Course Flyer: Veh Res Awareness & Operations 4-9-22

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