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Rope Technician – Hamden, CT
March 13 @ 8:00 am - March 22 @ 5:00 pm$1100
This 6 day program will cover all of the Job Performance Requirements of NFPA 1006 (2021ed) for Rope Rescue Technician. Students will be presented theory and the supporting practical skills necessary to perform as a technician level rope practitioner. This is an intensive hands-on course with heavy emphasis placed on developing critical thinking, rigging theory and personal on rope skills.
Course Pre-requisite: NFPA Awareness and Operations level rope training. This can be demonstrated through; (1) Previous training with Vector Rescue or another private company that meets awareness/operations JPR’s, with supporting documentation from company, (2) in-house training with supporting documentation from Chief of Department, (3) CFA Core attendance
PPE Required: Helmet, Class 2 or 3 rescue harness, eye pro, closed toe shoes suitable for hiking
Course Dates: March 13-15 & March 20-22 2023
Textbook: Rope Rescue: Principles & Practice, Fifth Edition