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Valleytown Fire Dept. / Cherokee Co., NC
2769 Stewart Rd.
Andrews, NC 28901
Confined Space Rescue Schedule
Rescue Ops. August 15 1800-2200 hrs.
Rescue Ops. August 16 1800-2200 hrs.
Rescue Ops. August 17 1800-2200 hrs.
Hazard Control- August 18 0800-1800 hrs.
Hazard Control- August 27 1800-2200 hrs.
Hazard Control- August 28 1800-2200 hrs.
Hazard Control- August 29 1800-2200 hrs.
Hazard Control- August 30 1800-2200 hrs.
Rescue Rigging- September 8 0800-1800 hrs.
Rescue Rigging- September 9 0800-1800 hrs.
Rescue Rigging- Septemeber 10 1800-2200 hrs.
Victim Management- October 7 0800-1800
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Confined Space Course Descriptions:
This series will present the Technical Rescuer with the knowledge, skills, and ability to satisfy the requirements of Chapter Seven (Confined Space) of NFPA 1006: Standard for Technical Rescue Professional Qualifications.
Classes included in this course are:
Rescue Operations for Confined Space
This class will present the Technical Rescuer with the requirements for pre-planning, scene size-up, and hazards assessment for incidents involving confined space emergencies. This class will also introduce the Technical Rescuer to applicable standards confined spaces (permit required and non permit required), PPE, and rescue equipment needed for emergencies involving confined spaces.
Rescue Rigging for Confined Space
This course will present to the Technical Rescuer the proper use of ropes and other related rescue rigging equipment used during trench & confined space emergencies. This course will involve the setup of various ladder and timber configuration, anchors, and mechanical advantage systems used for technical rescues.
This class will present the Technical Rescuer with the correct techniques for the setup, operation, and function of various hazard control measures and devices used during confined space rescue incidents.
This class will offer the Technical Rescuer practical application for gaining, accessing, stabilizing, packaging, and removing patients from a confined space incident.
- Coveralls/ Flightsuit or BDU's
- Rescue Helmet
- Leather work or mechanic gloves
- Eye Protection
- Air Purified Respirator
- Clothing suitable for diverse weather
- Work Boots
- Class III NFPA 1983 Compliant Rescue Harness
- Snacks or hydration Systems
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