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Vehicle Technical Rescuer at the Awareness and Operations Level – NFPA 1006

Location:

3075 Molly Pitcher Highway
Chambersburg, PA 17202

Description:

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.

Instructor(s):
Jerry Houpt
Prerequisites:
Age 16 and up, , Non-Expired CPR w/ AED, Non-Expired First Aid Hazardous Materials Awareness Certification
Minimum Age Requirement:
16
Student Needs:
TOG, or Extrication Gear, Eye Protection.
Textbook:
Class Length:
40 hours
State Certified Course:
Yes
Class Dates:
September 25, 2021 0800 to 1600
September 26, 2021 0800 to 1600
October 9, 2021 0800 to 1600
October 10, 2021 0800 to 1600
October 23, 2021 0800 to 1600
Registration Deadline:
September 17, 2021
Registration Instructions:
Please register at the bottom of the training class link
Registration Fee:
Free-FCPSTC Membership / $150.00 - In Network / $165.00 - Out of Network
OPEN SEATS:
10

Veh Aware – Ops Fall 9-26

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