Heavy Truck Rescue Training Class
Wednesday, October 26th, 2022
6:00pm - 10:00pm
Event: Heavy Truck Rescue
Time: 06:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: Station 2
Description: Heavy Truck Rescue class at the Franklintown Station
Heavy Vehicle Rescue Operations and Problem Solving FSC: 1014 Hours: 16.0 (Lecture: 4.0hrs / Lab: 12.0hrs) Prerequisites: Age 18 and up, Basic Vehicle Rescue, and Special Vehicle Rescue Training Description: The hazards and resource demand for extrication emergencies involving large and heavy vehicles will be reviewed in this course, as well as, vehicle design considerations, weight distribution hazards, payloads, strength points, and special hazard considerations. The course is designed for the experienced rescuer and incorporates various extrication strategies, operational tactics, and situational assessment techniques during integrated exercises. Exercise evaluations will be based on size-up, incident action planning, extrication strategies and tactics, patient packaging and removal, and termination.