Technical Rescue – Level II (Advanced) is a five-day program designed for team leaders and people who are in a discipline where they must direct others on a rescue team.
Technical Rescue – Level I is a prerequisite to this course.
Course content will include an in depth look at the advantages and disadvantages of different systems and equipment.
These topics will include physics and dynamics, how to choose the right method of rigging based on actual tests, choice of equipment and limitations. Also included will be maintaining safety factors in high risk areas, utilizing unskilled people in complex situations and extreme heights, depths and traverses.
Students will be working in both industrial and wilderness settings during the course. Upon successful completion of the program, hands-on skills and written examination, the student will be certified for a period of two years.
Full participation, extensive hands-on demonstrations and a written examination are required to successfully complete the program and receive certification which is valid for 2 years.
Start Time: 8:00am sharp