In conjunction with Haywood Rescue Squad and Haywood Community College, we are pleased to announce the NCOSFM Technical Rescuer series schedule for Haywood County, NC and surrounding regions. This 120-hour series of Technical Rescuer courses are being offered separately, therefore, written testing will be delivered at the conclusion of each course.

Schedule:

Dates

Class Name

Location

Start Time

End Time

Start Time

End Time

Total Hours

Saturday, February 29, 2020 TR Rope Basics Haywood 900 1200 1300 1700 7
Sunday, March 1, 2020 TR Rope Basics Haywood 900 1200 1300 1500 5
              12
Tuesday, March 10, 2020 TR Anchors & Mech. Advantage Haywood CC 1800 2200     4
Wednesday, March 11, 2020 TR Anchors & Mech. Advantage Haywood CC 1800 2200     4
Tuesday, March 24, 2020 TR Anchors & Mech. Advantage Haywood CC 1800 2200     4
Wednesday, March 25, 2020 TR Anchors & Mech. Advantage Haywood CC 1800 2200     4
              16
Friday, April 17, 2020 TR Lowers & Raises Haywood CC 1800 2200     4
Saturday, April 18, 2020 TR Lowers & Raises Haywood CC 0800 1200 1300 1700 8
              12
Wednesday, April 29, 2020 TR Fixed Ropes Haywood CC 1800 2200     4
Thursday, April 30, 2020 TR Fixed Ropes Haywood CC 1800 2200     4
Monday, May 4, 2020 TR Fixed Ropes Haywood CC 1800 2200     4
              12
Friday, May 29, 2020 TR Horizontal Systems Haywood CC 1800 2200     4
Saturday, May 30, 2020 TR Horizontal Systems Haywood CC 0800 1200 1300 1700 8
              12
Saturday, June 6, 2020 TR Victim Management Haywood CC 0800 1200 1300 1700 8
Sunday, June 7, 2020 TR Victim Management Haywood CC 0800 1200 1300 1700 8
              16

 

Training Calendar

Class Locations(s)

Times: Weekday Classes: 1800-2200 Weekend Classes 0800- 1800 (start and end times vary)

Personal Protective Equipment Needed: Applies to practical portions: climbing helmet; Clean mechanics gloves; NFPA Class II or III life safety harness; eye protection; hiking boots w/ ankle support, long-sleeve shirts.

Meals: Where applicable 1 hour for lunch is provided. Meals are at the cost of each student.

Lodging:

 

 
 
 
 

Address:

Clay County Fire Station 30 May St. Hayesville, NC 28904

 

Map:

 

Times:

  • Weekday Classes: 1800-2200
  • Weekend Classes 0800- 1800 (start and end times vary)

Personal Protective Equipment Needed: 
Applies to practical portions:

  • Climbing helmet;
  • Clean mechanics gloves;
  • NFPA Class II or III life safety harness;
  • Eye protection;
  • Hiking /Work boots w/ ankle support,
  • Long-sleeve shirts.

Meals: 

Where applicable 1 hour for lunch is provided. Meals are at the cost of each student.

Lodging:

Chatuge Mountain Inn; 4238 US-64, Hayesville, NC 28904 (828) 389-3000

Hampton Inn Murphy; 1550 Andrews Rd, Murphy, NC 28906; (828) 837-1628

Days Inn by Wyndham Murphy;754 US-64, Murphy, NC 28906; (828) 837-8030

NCOSFM TR CLASS STUDY GUIDES:

These are study to be used for studying for class: (Click to download)

KNOTS, ANCHORS, & MECHANICAL ADVANTAGE SYSTEMS REVIEW

Technicianal Rescuer Knots,

 (Click on link to view videos)

Mechanical Advantage

Rope Lab Videos:

Rope Rigging Academy Videos:

Anchor Systems:

Checkout our previous NC OSFM TR Rope & General Class Photos

https://rescuenc.smugmug.com/North-Carolina-State-Fire-Marsha/NCOSFM-TR-Rope-Rescue

TR Class Photos Coming Soon!

January 2, 2020: 

Check here for class announcements

March 1st, 2020:

Knots list has been added that includes links to videos on how to tie knots.  Hover over knot name and click link to view videos

March 2nd 2020: 

Remaining TR Rope & Rigging class schedule posted.