Firefighter Rescue and Self Rescue

Firefighter Rescue and Self Rescue 

Format of Program: Class presented as lecture (on-line coming soon). Hands On Program as well.

Program Length:  Didactic 3 Hours 20 Minutes    Prices: Contact us for pricing details

Program description:

Upon completion of this program the student shall understand and be able to:

  • Firefighter Safety
  • Lost / Disoriented Firefighter
  1. ​How to work your way out
  2. How to alert others to your need for assistance
  • Firefighter Self-Rescue
  1. Ladder Bail
  2. Wall Breach
  3. Window Hand and Drop
  4. Window Conversion for Rescue
  5. Personal Escape System (Sterling F4, Petzl EXO, etc.) 
  • Firefighter Rescue
  1. Rigging the Downed Firefighter
  2. Drags and Carries
  • Entrapment Scenarios
  1. The Denver Drill
  2. The Columbus (John Nance) Drill
  3. The Double Horseshoe Technique (variation of the Nance Drill)
  4. The Buffalo Drill 
  •  Situational Awareness
Hands On 8 hours

  • Practical scenarios that will enhance the base knowledge and give time fo rthe student to master the skills needed to successfuly rescu themselves or a downded Firefighter.