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Elder Technical Rescue Services, LLC is proud to now offer live online seminars that can be delivered to your organization’s members from the comfort and safety of their own homes. This new service enables your company to offer regularly scheduled training sessions to its members, while following social distancing guidelines during the COVID-19 Pandemic. Students that participate in the live class will be able to interact with each other and ask the instructor questions via a live chat room.
This course discusses topics related to the administrative and operational management of rescue companies in emergency services agencies. The material covers important issues such as how to use national standards and regulations, standard operating guidelines, training programs, incident management, safety, and more. No matter how big or small your rescue company is, Rescue Company Management will equip you with new knowledge and resources to more efficiently manage your team.
Online Component Cost: $125
Practical Skills Session Cost: $350
This class teaches the fundamentals of rope rescue at the operations level. Students will learn about rope characteristics, hardware used in rigging, knots, anchors, belays, mechanical advantage systems, and patient packaging techniques in stokes baskets and Sked stretchers. Students will utilize these skills in low angle scenario-based evolutions. The skills learned in this class are truly the “bread and butter” of rope rescue.
Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers teaches students how to recognize a life-threatening cardiac emergency, how to provide basic life support, and what to do in case of an airway obstruction or choking. This is the professional level CPR and AED certification approved for Emergency Medical Technicians.