Technical Rescue Awareness Training

Technical Rescue Awareness Training

MACOMB, IL  —  Emmet – Chalmers Firefighters will be hosting Technical Rescue Awareness Training for area firefighters on Saturday, September 24.  The class will be held at the Emmet – Chalmers Firehouse from 8:00am until about 5:00pm.  Lunch will be provided.

This is a Cornerstone class provided by the Illinois Fire Service Institute.

COURSE DESCRIPTION:
This course is FEMA approved and may also eligible for certification with ProBoard.  The scope of this 8-hour course is to begin to prepare local responders to operate as a local member of a fire department.  This course is for the basic first-in company.  It will provide first responders with the information needed to identify the rescue situation, its specific hazards, and the initial company operations to be performed.  Subject areas include: standards, rope, confined space, trench and excavation, structural collapse, vehicle and machinery, water emergencies, and wilderness search and rescue.

COURSE REGISTRATION:
Register at the training or online:  http://www.fsi.illinois.edu
Let us know if you will be attending / Contact us for more information:  http://www.ecfpd.org/contact/

COURSE LOCATION:
The class will be held at the Emmet – Chalmers Fire Station, 3041 W. Adams Road, Macomb, Illinois.

DETAILS ON OUR WEBSITE:
http://www.ecfpd.org/2016/09/15/technical-rescue-awareness-training/