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Technical Rescuer course and current Standard First Aid with level C CPR or equivalent. Some previous rope rescue experience is considered beneficial. Copies of Pre-Requisites must be uploaded/attached as part of the application process.

Complexity and diversity in technical rescue continues to increase dramatically every year. New specialized equipment, procedures and regulations all place significantly greater demands on rescue personnel to possess greater numbers of increasingly complex skills. The 2008 edition of the 1006 standard is designed to manage these challenges by breaking down the required knowledge and skills for each technical rescue discipline into levels one and two. This allows rescuers to train and maintain their skills in a more manageable manner. The course is designed to focus the foundation acquired in the technical rescuer course to the technical rope rescue discipline. The approach of our 40 hour program is to give students the core knowledge and skills they require to begin working as a member of a high angle rescue team. Utilizing classroom lecture and focused practical training that emphasizes individual proficiency in all practical skills students are taught how to safely operating in rope rescue operations. Our modern 32,000 square foot training facility, conveniently located at Toronto’s Pearson International Airport, includes modern classrooms, large training grounds and a five storey rescue training tower.

This course covers all the core competencies in Chapter 6, Level 1 of NFPA 1006 including;
•Constructing multiple-anchor point systems
•Compound rope mechanical advantage systems
•Constructing fixed rope system
•Constructing and utilizing belay systems
•Directing compound mechanical advantage system operations
•Ascending and descending fixed rope systems

Course Duration: 5 days

Course Hours: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Fees: Payment must be made when registering for courses. We reserve the right to cancel seven days prior to any course in which the minimum registration is not achieved.

Student must bring: A practical outdoor exercise will be performed as part of this course, please dress according to weather.

Note: This is a physically demanding course requiring participation in lengthy practical training evolutions. Applicants must be in good physical condition.

Price: $1,266.97

Available Classes

Class Scheduled Dates Registration Deadline
NFPA 1006 Rope Rescuer Level I 11-May-2015 - 15-May-2015
(8am - 4pm)
04-May-2015 0 Remaining Sold Out
NFPA 1006 Rope Rescuer Level I 12-Oct-2015 - 16-Oct-2015
(8am - 4pm)
05-Oct-2015 0 Remaining Sold Out
NFPA 1006 Rope Rescuer Level I 17-Oct-2016 - 21-Oct-2016
(8am - 4pm)
10-Oct-2016 0 Remaining Sold Out

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