SWIFTWATER RESCUE TECHNICIAN


Swiftwater Rescue Technician is an Advanced level of training that involves team leadership skills, as well as practical and technical training. During this FIVE-DAY training program, participants will develop skills necessary to meet and exceed the N.F.P.A. Standards 1006 (2013) and 1670 (2014) for Technician Level requirements. Which include Management of the water rescue scene, supervision of rescuers with “Operational” level training, scene safety, hydrology, river hazards, boat-based rescues, ropes and knots, technical rescue systems, contact rescues, victim assessment and MUCH MORE!