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Proboard-Vehicle Rescue Technician
September 22 @ 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm EDT
One event on September 23, 2020 at 6:30 pm
One event on September 28, 2020 at 6:30 pm
One event on September 30, 2020 at 6:30 pm
One event on October 5, 2020 at 6:30 pm
One event on October 7, 2020 at 6:30 pm
One event on October 12, 2020 at 6:30 pm
One event on October 14, 2020 at 6:30 pm
Lab Fee: $75 not covered by subscription because of cost of Proboard exam. (32 Hrs, Min. Age: 16)
Dates: September 22nd, 23rd, 28th, 30th: 1830-2230; October 5th, 7th, 12th, & 14th, 2020: 1830-2230
Instructor: Dana Baker
Prerequisite: Tech Rescue 1006: Vehicle Rescue Awareness and Operations
This program is designed to enhance the student’s ability to perform critical skill sets to meet the intent of NFPA 1006 Vehicle Rescue technician. During this course, students will review advanced vehicle & machinery extrication theories, techniques, & challenges that involve commercial or heavy vehicles, heavy machinery to accurately & safely execute the skill sets required for professional certification of Vehicle Rescue Technician. Topics include: rescue incident management, heavy vehicles, complex extrication strategies & tactics for commercial or heavy vehicles, resource management, advanced stabilization systems, multiple uncommon concurrent hazard identification & control, special technical rescue equipment identification & application, specialized extrication tools, methods, & selection criteria, MCI patient care strategies, packaging, lifting & moving, & applicable OSHA & NFPA laws & standards. This course is designed for the experienced rescuer with a strong working knowledge of technical rescue in accordance with NFPA 1006 Chapter 10 & 1670. The course is designed to prepare the rescuer for professional certification testing (written & practical skills) in accordance with NFPA 1006 Vehicle Rescue Technician.
**ProBoard: Written test and Practical test date will be Saturday, Oct. 24th, 2020
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