Machinery Extrication

Machinery Extrication

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

Program Length:  Didactic 8 Hours 20 Minutes Prices: Contact us for pricing details.

The course meets the requirements of NFPA® 1001 for Firefighter I.

Program description:

After completion of this program the student shall be able to understand and perform the following:

  • Introduction to Vehicle and Machinery Extrication
  • Common Passenger Vehicle Anatomy 
  • Vehicle Hazard Identification
  • Hazard Isolation/Mitigation  
  • Commercial and Heavy Vehicle Anatomy  
  • Vehicle Hazard Identification
  • Hazard Isolation/Mitigation
  • Introduction to Machinery Rescue
  • Machinery Anatomy
  • Machinery Hazard Identification
  • Hazard Isolation/Mitigation
  • Lock Out/Tag Out Lock Out/Tag Out
  • Practical Evolutions
  • Introduction to Stabilization
  • Stabilization Devices
  • Stabilization Methods
  • Thinking Outside the Box in Stabilization
  • Introduction to Access and Egress Access and Egress Tools
  • Access and Egress Methods
  • Introduction to Disentanglement
  • Disentanglement Tools
  • Disentanglement Methods
  • Introduction to Rescue Management
  • Performing Planning and Size-Up
  • Extrication Strategy and Tactics  
  • Establishing Safety Zones
  • Establishing Fire Protection 
  • Removing a Packaged Victim  
  • Terminating a Level I Vehicle/Machinery Rescue Incident
Hands On 10 hours
  • Practical evolutions to enhance knowledge and gain skill set for commercial vehicle and heavy machinery extrication