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


Log Number Register MFRI Office Fee Date Start
Time
Reg
Close
Date
Location
RES-101-S001-2020 Register Western Maryland No Charge for MD Emergency Services Personnel Start: 08-14-2019
End: 09-11-2019 (Subject to Change)
18:30 07-25-2019 Kitzmiller Volunteer Fire Department
RES-101-S003-2020 Register Western Maryland No Charge for MD Emergency Services Personnel Start: 09-08-2019
End: 10-06-2019 (Subject to Change)
08:30 08-19-2019 Funkstown Volunteer Fire Company
RES-101-S002-2020 Register Upper Eastern Shore No Charge for MD Emergency Services Personnel Start: 11-05-2019
End: 12-03-2019 (Subject to Change)
19:00 10-16-2019 Anne Arundel County Fire Training Academy
RES-101-S004-2020 Register Upper Eastern Shore No Charge for MD Emergency Services Personnel Start: 11-12-2019
End: 01-07-2020 (Subject to Change)
19:00 10-23-2019 MFRI Upper Eastern Shore Regional Training Center
RES-101-S009-2020 Register
High School cadet Program Adults Welcome.
Southern Maryland No Charge for MD Emergency Services Personnel Start: 12-02-2019
End: 12-12-2019 (Subject to Change)
10:30 11-27-2019 MFRI Southern Maryland Regional Training Center