Rescue Core with Rope Rescue Level 1

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Date(s) - February 25
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Nutter Fort VFD


This 40 hour Rescue Core Prerequisites with Rope Level 1 course includes coverage of the awareness level requirements found in the 2009 Edition of NFPA 1670, Standard on Operations and Training for Technical Search and Rescue Incidents, as well as of the general job performance requirements found in Chapter 5 of the 2008 Edition of NFPA 1006, Standard for Technical Rescuer Professional Qualifications. This course presents in-depth coverage of structural collapse, confined space and trench rescue, vehicle rescue, and water and wilderness rescue, allowing rescue organizations to approach any rescue situation safely and confidently. This course will prepare you for further training in the more specialized and advanced skills necessary in various technical rescue disciplines, and is required prior to taking any of the other technical rescue courses. Students successfully completing this course will also obtain Rope Level 1 certification NFPA 1006, 2008 edition.

This course is being conducted at Nutter Fort VFD, Nutter Fort, West Virginia (Harrison County). Class dates are February 25, 27; March 2, 4, 6, 11, 12, 13, 15. Class times are 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm weekdays and 8:00 am – 4:00 pm for the weekend class. Josh Tompkins is the instructor.

REGISTER for this course during the first class session.

TUITION is $45 per student. The textbook, “Rescue Core Prerequisites” will be loaned to the student for a $10 fee, but it may be purchased at a cost of $70 each.  Please make checks or money orders payable to “MSESC” or “Mountain State Educational Services Cooperative”.