Rescue North Carolina LLC. has been serving America’s Bravest since 1994. We deliver training and provide consultation services to emergency response organizations throughout the United States. Our training staff consists of qualified rescue professionals with hundreds of years of emergency response, higher education, and significant instructional delivery, along with, custom course development.

Our commitment to you is to consistently deliver the highest quality and safest training experience and exceed national technical rescue training standards. Our philosophy is to build a long-term relationship with each of our students and clients. We strive to serve as an education and consultation resource aimed at providing team development, initial qualification training, and specialists continuing education programs.  We specialize in delivering basic & advanced urban and wilderness search & rescue, as well as, industrial technical rescue operations.  

Our course affiliates & partners include:

  • Rescue 3 International (RQ3)
  • North Carolina Office of the State Fire Marshall (NCOSFM)
  • North Carolina Community College System
  • Flow Path Management
  • Street Smart Tactics
  • Fire & Rescue Concepts LLC.

Our programs are the most comprehensive and challenging courses designed to meet or exceed the applicable National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) standards 1006 Professional Qualifications for Rescue Technicians and the NFPA 1670 Standard on Operations and Training for Technical Rescue.

Our instructors offer a variety of technical professional and industrial expertise. We are proud announce we recently began offering industrial emergency response team training and development, including industrial fire brigade, rope rescue, confined space rescue, HAZWOPER, and tower rescue for industry specific companies.

If you are looking for fire training, our sister website, Street Smart Tactics offers a wide array of firefighter certification course via the NC Fire Marshall’s Office, in addition to several custom fireground  officer development courses to reflect today’s modern fire problem. Street Smart Tactics also hosts our popular Flow Path Management Training Experience Track which offers several new fire dynamics courses aimed at educating firefighters about the physics of fire behavior.

For over 15 years, Rescue North Carolina LLC. has proudly instructed Rescue 3 International courses. We offer a total of 10 RQ3 International courses today and serve as the only instructors within the southeastern region of the U.S.delivering RQ3 industrial rescue courses.

We pride ourselves on delivering quality training delivery by maintaining a reduced qualified instructors to student ratio. We will not overextend ourselves to multiple customers as this would lead to quality deterioration. 

Listed below is a comprehensive list of courses we offer our clients. If you have any questions or would like more information on any of our individual services, please contact us.

Fire Training:

  • NFPA 1001 Firefighter Certification
  • Live Fire Training
  • Engine and Truck Company Operations
  • Firefighter Survival & Rapid Intervention Training
  • Flow Path Fire Operations-Live Fire
  • Wind Driven Fire Operations-Live Fire
  • National Fire Academy courses
  • Street Smart Tactics




Technical Rescue Training :

  • Rescue 3 Int. Swiftwater / Flood Rescue Technician 1 (SRT I)
  • Rescue 3 Int. Swiftwater / Flood Rescue Technician Advanced (SRT A)
  • Rescue 3 Int. Whitewater Rescue Technician 1 (WRT 1)
  • Rescue 3 Int. Whitewater Rescue Technician 2 (WRT 2)
  • Rescue 3 Int. Technical Rope Rescue~Operations Level (TRR-OL)
  • Rescue 3 Int. Technical Rope Rescue~Technician Level (TRR-TL)
  • Rescue 3 Int.Tower Rescue for the Professional Rescuer
  • Rescue 3 Int.Confined Space Rescue for the Professional Rescuer
  • Swiftwater & Technical  Rescue Night Operations
  • Swiftwater Rescue Guide School
  • NFPA Technical Rescue-General
  • NFPA Technical Rescue- Water Rescue-Specialty
  • NFPA Technical Rescue- Rope Rescue-Specialty
  • NFPA Technical Rescue- Trench Rescue-Specialty
  • NFPA Technical Rescue- Confined Space Rescue-Specialty
  • NFPA Technical Rescue- Agriculture Rescue-Specialty *New
  • NFPA Technical Rescue- Structural Collapse Rescue-Specialty *New
  • NFPA Technical Rescue- Wilderness Rescue-Specialty *New
  • NFPA Technical Rescue- Tower Rescue-Specialty *New
  • NFPA Technical Rescue- Small Animal Rescue-Specialty Coming Soon
  • Rope Access Training

Industrial Training:

  • NFPA Industrial Fire Brigade Training
  • Rescue 3 International Confined Space Rescue for the Industry Worker
  • Rescue 3 International Industrial Rope Rescue Technician
  • Rescue 3 International Tower Rescue for the Industry Worker
  • HAZWOPER Responder