Ice Rescue Awareness

Essential ice rescue training for all first responders.


This class teaches emergency responders how to perform a size-up of ice 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 ice rescue incidents. Students will discuss ice characteristics, hypothermia, drowning, personal protective equipment, the ice rescue sequence, and more.

Note: This is not a Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission program.

Course Length: 3 hours


Electronic certificates of continuing education will be generated for all students who participate in and successfully complete course requirements.

PA DOH EMS Con-Ed: 2.5 hours (0.5 clinical)

Schedule a Class:

Please contact us to discuss setting up a class for your agency.