Rescue Technician - Confined Space Rescue

Instructional Hours: 33.00

Course Objective: To provide students with the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to function as part of an integrated rescue team to extricate victims from a confined space situation.

Course Description: Major topics covered in this course include safety, IDLH and OSHA regulations, extrication techniques in vertical and horizontal environments, and non-entry rescues. Methods of instruction include lecture, discussion and team-focused practical exercises.

Successful Completion: Students must attend required classroom sessions, complete homework assignments, demonstrate proficiency in the practical skills evolutions and obtain a score of 70% or better on the final written and practical examination. This course partially satisfies the professional certification requirements for Confined Space Technical Rescuer I and II.


Personal Protective Equipment and SCBA (FIRE 099), Protective Envelope and Foam (FIRE 102), Pre-Emergency Response Training (FIRE 103), Firefighter I (FIRE 101) or equivalent AND Rescue Technician - Site Operations (RES 101)or equivalent.

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Instructional Hours: 16.00
Reg. is Closed
Start Date: 09-29-2020
End Date: 10-20-2020
First Class Time: 19:00 - 22:00
Tuesdays and Thursdays
Registration Open: 06-11-2020
Registration Close: 09-09-2020
Bel Air Volunteer Fire Company More →
Reg. is Closed
Start Date: 10-20-2020
End Date: 10-21-2020
First Class Time: 08:00 - 15:00
Tuesday and Wednesday
Registration Open: 06-15-2020
Registration Close: 09-30-2020
Pikesville Volunteer Fire Company More →
Start Date: 10-22-2020
End Date: 10-31-2020
First Class Time: 08:00 - 15:00
Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Saturdays
Registration Open: 06-23-2020
Registration Close: 10-02-2020
Howard County DFRS Training Academy More →

Class will meet 10/22, 10/28 and 10/31

Start Date: 10-26-2020
End Date: 11-04-2020
First Class Time: 18:30 - 21:30
Mondays and Wednesdays
Registration Open: 06-22-2020
Registration Close: 10-06-2020
Corriganville Volunteer Fire Company, Inc. More →
Reg. is Closed
Start Date: 11-17-2020
End Date: 11-18-2020
First Class Time: 08:00 - 16:00
Tuesday and Wednesday
Registration Open: 06-16-2020
Registration Close: 10-28-2020
Pikesville Volunteer Fire Company More →