FT 180
Rescue Practices
3 Units
Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: FT 300 or employment as a firefighter
Hours: 54 hours LEC
This course focuses on the identification and management of rescue situations, such as proper utilization and awareness of equipment, tools, and techniques to handle various rescue situations. Topics include vehicle extrication, water rescue, vertical rescue, building collapse, radiation hazards, hazardous materials rescue, fire situations including rapid intervention awareness, and other emergency situations.