Tuesday, August 13, 2019
7:00pm – 10:00pm
Boothwyn Fire Company
1405 Meetinghouse Road, Boothwyn, PA 19061
This class teaches emergency responders how to perform a size-up of machinery rescue incidents, so a safe and effective initial response can be implemented. Students will implement scene management strategies and learn how to recognize and mitigate hazards associated with various types of machinery. Students will discuss machinery components, terminology, lockout/tagout, and medical considerations. This class also includes discussion of elevators and response procedures for the most common machinery rescue call – the stalled elevator.
PA DOH EMS Con-Ed: 2.5 hours (1.0 clinical)
$30 per student
Payment or signed purchase order is due August 9, 2019
Pre-requisites: Age 18 and up
Electronic certificates indicating compliance with NFPA 1006, 2017 edition will be issued from Elder Technical Rescue Services, LLC.