This Confined Space Rescue course includes team-building working towards a systematic approach to Confined Space Rescue in IDLH environments. Participants will gain the skills and knowledge to conduct rope-based rescue operations in a variety of confined space environments.
Rope based rescue systems will be utilized emphasizing the selection, construction, and proper use of these systems in the confined space environment.
Students will gain practical experience in the use of communication systems, resource material, patient packaging devices, atmospheric monitoring equipment, supplied air systems, air sampling strategies, and strategies/tactics for successful emergency entry operations.
Participants will operate as an integral part of a team environment and will be directed and monitored by instructors acting as team leaders. Students are given written, individual proficiency and practical evaluations. This course meets or exceeds NFPA 1006 and 1670 and is in conformance with CSA and WorkSafeBC Standards.
Students will now be certified to "Confined Space Rescue - Operations/Technician"
Note: With the new alignment of the NFPA 1670, this course now exceeds the requirements of the Awareness, Operations and Technician levels.
(As per NFPA 1006 and 1670 JPR's)
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