Spots available for CMC School's Rope Rescue Technician I/II class in June

Intensive 40-hour high-angle class teaches skills required by fire departments, mountain, and industrial rescue teams.



Mon 7 June -  Friday 11 June 2021
1 week 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM CDT
Rifle, CO, USA

Spots are still available for our CMC School's Rope Rescue Technician I/II class, held in Rifle, CO, June 7 - 11, 2021. This class covers NFPA 1006 Chapter 5 (Rope Rescue) Operations and Technician level skills. Rope Rescue Technician I/II provides an intensive 40-hour high-angle rescue class that teaches skills required by fire departments, mountain, and industrial rescue teams.

Skills Taught include:  Equipment selection, inspection and maintenance; knots; anchors; patient packaging; mechanical advantage systems; belay techniques (including traditional or “slack” belays, tensioned belays, and the use of Twin Tensioned Rope Systems); lowering systems; rappelling; knot passing through rappels, raising and lowering systems; system safety factors; litter rigging and tending; and pick-offs. Practical application is taught through scenarios drawn from actual rescue experience.

For more information and to register for this class: https://bit.ly/3vqc1Cb.