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Vehicle Technical Rescuer at the Technician Level – NFPA 1006


Franklin County Public Safety Training Center
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 technician. During this course, students will review advanced vehicle and machinery extrication theories, techniques, and challenges that involve commercial or heavy vehicles, heavy machinery to accurately and safely execute the skill sets required for professional certification Vehicle Rescue Technician. Topics include: rescue incident management, heavy vehicles, complex extrication strategies and tactics for commercial or heavy vehicles, resource management, advanced stabilization systems, multiple uncommon concurrent hazard identification and control, special technical rescue equipment identification and application, specialized extrication tools, methods, and selection criteria, MCI patient care strategies, packaging, and lifting and moving, 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, Vehicle Technical Rescuer Awareness & Operations Level Certification
Minimum Age Requirement:
Student Needs:
TOG, or Extrication Gear, Eye Protection.
Text Book: IFSTA Principles of Vehicle Extrication 4th Edition
Class Length:
32 hours
State Certified Course:
Class Dates:
November 6, 2021 0800 to 1600
November 7, 2021 0800 to 1600
November 20, 2021 0800 to 1600
November 21, 2021 0800 to 1600
Registration Deadline:
October 28, 2021
Registration Instructions:
Please register at the bottom of the training class link
Registration Fee:
FCPSTC Membership = Free / In-Network = $125.00 / Out-of-Network = $150.00

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