Vehicle Rescue: Technician - CR20148

  • Jan. 24, 2020 - Jan. 26, 2020
  • Wellington-Napolean FPD
    300 Cherry Street
    Wellington, MO 64097 directions to this event


Hours: 16 | Prerequisites: Yes | CEU: Yes

Today vehicle extrication is as much a part of the fire service as firefighting. This class deals with tools and techniques required to remove an entrapped victim from a vehicle accident. Emphasis is on proper use of powered and manual rescue tools and air bags, coordination with EMS personnel, vehicle designs, ICS, and safety considerations. Participants will apply these techniques in practical applications. This course meets Chapter 8, Technician Level, of NFPA 1670 Standard Operations and Training for Technical Rescue Incidents, as well as, Chapter 10, Vehicle Rescue of NFPA 1006, Rescue Technician Professional Qualifications.

Special Requirements

  • NFPA 1971 compliant firefighting ensemble.


  • Introduction to Technical Rescue or Technical Rescuer: Core

Course Meeting Dates/Times:
Fri, 24 Jan 2020 - 6:30PM-10:30PM
Sat, 25 Jan 2020 - 8:30AM-5:30PM
Sun, 26 Jan 2020 - 8:30AM-11:30AM

Host Agency:
Wellington-Napoleon Fire Protection District

To Register Contact:
Kyle Kolkmeyer
[email protected]

Funding Source (Sponsor):
Highway Safety Grant — Funding provided by the Missouri Department of Transportation Traffic and Highway Safety Division


Continuing Education Unit (CEU):

  • EMS Non Core-16

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