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Swiftwater Vehicle Training

April 18, 2023 - April 19, 2023

$400

NOTE: THIS COURSE OPPORTUNITY WILL ONLY OPEN FOR REGISTRATION IF THE APRIL 15-16th COURSE HITS CAPACITY (20 STUDENTS).

Classroom Location: 18765 Historic Rte 66 Pacific, MO 63069

Outdoor Location: Rockford Beach or Cedar Hill Park (water-dependent)

Swiftwater Vehicle Rescue trains first responders team leadership skills and technical training regarding swiftwater vehicle rescue operations. This course meets and exceeds NFPA Standards 1006 (2021) and 2500 (2022) for technician-level requirements.  This course has been curated by PFD Warrior and includes learning how to review moving water vehicle rescue challenges, execute proper vehicle approaches, secure vehicles in moving water, victim rescues, PFD applications for victims, scenario-based training, utilizing a realistic vehicle prop, and night operations.

Prerequisites:

  • We recommend receiving your Swiftwater Rescue Technician certification before taking this course, but it is not required.

Course-Specific Information:

  • 24 hours (2 days)
    • Day 1 9 AM-11PM (Night Ops)
    • Day 2 9 AM-6PM
  • Certification Course Cost: $400

Equipment & What To Bring:

  • Water rescue helmet w/ headlamp
  • Drysuit or wetsuit
  • Type “V” Rescue PFD w/ load release
  • Water gloves
  • Water boots or shoes
  • Whistle
  • Throwbag
  • Chem sticks
  • We recommend bringing a second set of clothes, a towel, and sunscreen.
  • PLEASE BRING FOOD. WE WILL NOT BE LEAVING THE TRAINING LOCATION FOR BREAKS.

If you do not have all of the equipment above, please reach out to us so we can discuss other options. (Borrowed equipment will be handled on a case-by-case basis.)

Details

Start:
April 18, 2023
End:
April 19, 2023
Cost:
$400

Venue

Eureka Training Center
18765 Historic Rte 66
Pacific, MO 63069 United States
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