TECHNICAL RESCUE

  • NFPA 1006 Rope Rescue Operations (19-1006-5-1)

    (Fri May 24, 2019 - Sun Jun 2, 2019)


    Southwest Fire Academy provides candidates with a unique training opportunity that exceeds the requirements in NFPA 1006 Chapter 5. This course focuses on patient access, patient care and patient extraction from high and low angle environments.  Students will have hands on experience with some of the following skills:

    • Rope inspection
    • Knots, bends and hitches
    • Low angle rigging
    • High angle rigging
    • Anchors and mechanical advantage
    • Ascending and descending rope

    This program is held over two weekends. May 24 (night),25,26 & May 31 (night), June 1,2


    Starts:
    May 24, 2019 6:00 PM
    Ends:
    Jun 2, 2019 5:00 PM
    Capacity:
    16
    Cost:
    $795.00
    Location:
    SFA Campus
  • NFPA 1006 Vehicle Rescue Operations (19-1006-8O-1)

    (Fri Jun 7, 2019 - Sun Jun 9, 2019)


    Southwest Fire Academy provides candidates with a unique training opportunity that exceeds the requirements in NFPA 1006 Chapter 8.  One of the most common technical rescues that a fire department responds to is a motor vehicle collision.  This program is an in-depth hand’s on training program that will see the students qualified to NFPA 1006 Chapter 8 (Vehicle Rescue) operations over 2.5 days.  The course includes several practical stations including:

    • Size-up and Command
    • Scene and Vehicle Stabilization
    • Patient Care
    • Basic Extrication Practices – Hand Tools
    • Advanced Extrication Practices – Hydraulics

    After candidates complete the required training stations, they will participate in several scenarios designed around complicated vehicle rescues that our instructors have responded to in the performance of their duties


    Starts:
    Jun 7, 2019 6:00 PM
    Ends:
    Jun 9, 2019 5:00 PM
    Capacity:
    15
    Cost:
    $595.00
    Location:
    SFA Campus
  • NFPA 1006 Rope Rescue Operations (19-1006-5-2)

    (Fri Nov 1, 2019 - Sun Nov 10, 2019)


    Southwest Fire Academy provides candidates with a unique training opportunity that exceeds the requirements in NFPA 1006 Chapter 5. This course focuses on patient access, patient care and patient extraction from high and low angle environments.  Students will have hands on experience with some of the following skills:

    • Rope inspection
    • Knots, bends and hitches
    • Low angle rigging
    • High angle rigging
    • Anchors and mechanical advantage
    • Ascending and descending rope

    This program is held over two weekends. Nov 1 (night), 2,3 & Nov 8 (night),9,10


    Starts:
    Nov 1, 2019 7:00 PM
    Ends:
    Nov 10, 2019 4:00 PM
    Capacity:
    16
    Cost:
    $795.00
    Location:
    SFA Campus