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Technical Rescuer: Water (Series) (FIP-6404)

This course will present the Technical Rescuer with the knowledge, skills, and ability to satisfy the requirements of Chapter Eleven and Twelve

(Surface and swift water) of NFPA 1006: Standard for Technical Rescue Professional Qualifications. Classes included in this course are: Rescue Operations for

Water Rescue, Rescue Techniques, Transportation, and Victim Management. Tailored for emergency responders, this program focuses on the specialized skills needed to navigate and mitigate risks in water environments. Participants will delve into the intricacies of hydrology, river features, and the dynamics of fast flowing water, mastering techniques for safe and effective water rescues. The curriculum emphasizes hands on training, equipping technicians with the ability to utilize watercraft, ropes, and other specialized equipment. Whether responding to river rescues or flood emergencies, this course ensures that participants are well prepared to handle the challenges posed by North Carolina's diverse water landscapes. Students will be required to bring water shoes.

Date(s)  Sun. Jul 14, 2024 9A-5P 
Sat. Jul 20, 2024 9A-5P 
Sat. Jul 27, 2024 9A-5P 
Sun. Jul 28, 2024 9A-5P 
Sat. Aug 03, 2024 9A-5P 
Sun. Aug 04, 2024 9A-5P 
Location FTCC Fire and Rescue Training Center
775 Tom Starling Road, Fayetteville NC 28306 
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Building/Room SWTC 
Handicap Accessibility Yes
WiFi Access  
Offered By Fayetteville Technical Community College 
Primary Instructor OSFM, Approved 
Course Length  
Course Hours 48 
Award Credentials
Equivalent Prerequisites
Target Audience Fire and Rescue 
Maximum Participants 25
# Open Seats 25
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