Saturday, August 17, 2019
8:00am – 4:00pm
Boothwyn Fire Company
1405 Meetinghouse Road, Boothwyn, PA 19061
The rope rescue refresher program is designed for students that have previous rope rescue operations training. The class will review important rope rescue knowledge and rigging skills. Topics include knots, anchors, belays, mechanical advantage, descent control devices, and patient packaging techniques. Skills will be practiced utilizing the most up-to-date theories and best practices in the industry.
PA DOH EMS Con-Ed: 5.0 hours (1.0 clinical)
$60 per student
Payment or signed purchase order is due August 14, 2019
Pre-requisites: Age 18 and up, previous rope rescue operations (or higher level) training
Students will need to bring a helmet, rope gloves, sturdy shoes or boots, and eye protection.
Electronic certificates indicating compliance with NFPA 1006, 2017 edition will be issued from Elder Technical Rescue Services, LLC.