Rescue Technician - Site Operations
RES-101

Instructional Hours: 27.00

Course Objective: To provide students with the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to perform site operations, victim management, maintenance of rescue equipment and specific ropes and rigging skills.

Course Description: Major topics covered in this course include identification of support resources required for specific rescue incidents, size-up of a rescue incident, management of rescue incident hazards, management of resources in a rescue incident, conducting searches, performance of ground support for helicopter activities, termination of a technical rescue operation, maintaining rescue equipment, ropes and rigging and victim management. Methods of instruction include lecture, discussion and team-focused practical exercises.

Successful Completion: Students must attend required classroom sessions, complete homework assignments, demonstrate proficiency in the practical skills evolutions and obtain a score of 70% or better on the final written and practical examinations.This course partially satisfies the professional certification requirements for Vehicle and Machinery Technical Rescuer.

Prerequisites:
Personal Protective Equipment and SCBA (FIRE 099), Protective Envelope and Foam (FIRE 102), Pre-Emergency Response Training (FIRE 103), Firefighter I (FIRE 101) or equivalent.

Certification:
Upon successful completion, this course partially satisfies the professional certification requirements for:

  • Vehicle and Machinery Technical Rescuer I & II


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RES-101-S037-2019 Register Western Maryland No Charge for MD Emergency Services Personnel Start: 02-23-2019
End: 03-23-2019 (Subject to Change)
08:30 02-03-2019 Clear Spring VFD
RES-101-S036-2019 Register Western Maryland No Charge for MD Emergency Services Personnel Start: 03-06-2019
End: 04-03-2019 (Subject to Change)
18:30 02-17-2019 MFRI Western Maryland Regional Training Center
RES-101-S042-2019 Register North East No Charge for MD Emergency Services Personnel Start: 03-10-2019
End: 04-07-2019 (Subject to Change)
09:00 02-21-2019 Susquehanna Hose Station 4
RES-101-S017-2019 Register
High School Cadet Program. Adults Welcome.
Southern Maryland No Charge for MD Emergency Services Personnel Start: 03-18-2019
End: 03-28-2019 (Subject to Change)
10:30 03-08-2019 MFRI Southern Maryland Regional Training Center
RES-101-S034-2019 Register North Central No Charge for MD Emergency Services Personnel Start: 03-27-2019
End: 04-15-2019 (Subject to Change)
19:00 03-07-2019 New Market District Volunteer Fire Company
RES-101-S038-2019 Register North East No Charge for MD Emergency Services Personnel Start: 03-31-2019
End: 05-05-2019 (Subject to Change)
09:00 03-11-2019 William M. Singerly Steam Fire Engine & Hook and Ladder Co. Sta. 13
RES-101-S030-2019 Register Upper Eastern Shore No Charge for MD Emergency Services Personnel Start: 04-15-2019
End: 05-03-2019 (Subject to Change)
09:30 03-26-2019 MFRI Upper Eastern Shore Regional Training Center
RES-101-S031-2019 Register Upper Eastern Shore No Charge for MD Emergency Services Personnel Start: 05-02-2019
End: 06-27-2019 (Subject to Change)
19:00 04-13-2019 MFRI Upper Eastern Shore Regional Training Center