This five day program will cover all of the Job Performance Requirements of NFPA 1006 (2021ed) for Confined Space Rescue. Students will be presented theory and the supporting practical skills necessary to perform at the technician level in a confined space rescue. This is an intensive hands-on course with heavy emphasis placed on developing critical [...]
The ability to move freely on fixed vertical lines is not only a job performance requirement for technician level rope rescuers, but it is critical skillset that provides increased safety and operational capability for any team. In this program we will cover personal ascending and descending skills, rescuer based pick-off's, self rescue techniques and litter attendant mobility.
This two day program is geared for first responders who may be faced with a 'person in a tree' emergency. Designed and taught with professional arborists, it's heavily focused on arborist emergencies and will cover size-up, developing an IAP and making a go/no-go decision to begin rescue. Despite being focused on arborist incidents, the skills [...]
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 [...]
This workshop is designed for new and experienced Vortex users alike. The program starts in the classroom where students will review the rigging principles necessary for both basic and advanced Vortex setups. Then we take it outside and start rigging. Students will be exposed to modern equipment, shared/twin tension systems and they will be challenged [...]
How are your Artificial High Directional skills? Looking for a something after our Vortex 201 cIass? In this 3 day workshop we will push the limits of the Arizona Vortex using a '3-2-1' approach. The course starts with a classroom session reviewing rigging theory then we start dropping legs; taking students from traditional tripod set [...]