Jordan D. Pollack, Fire-EMS Training

wildland fire courseWater Rescue Courses

Open Water Rescue Operations – 1 Day
This one day rescue boat program gives participants a broad overview of surface water rescue, shore-based rescue, and rescue boat handling skills.  Participants work as boat crews developing basic hands on skills prerequisite to Operations level certification (NFPA 1670 Technician). This program provides initial skills toward safe operation as a member of an open water rescue team on a vessel.

Prerequisites and Requirements:
Boater Safety Card and pre-course materials; students must bring own PFD and PPE and advise if they will be bringing a vessel (encouraged)

Open Water Rescue Operations – 3 Day
This three day rescue boat program takes participants from Awareness through Operations level surface water rescue, shore-based rescue, and boat handling skills. Participants work as boat crews developing basic Operations level hands on skills prerequisite to Coxswain level certification (NFPA 1670 Technician). This program provides the basic level of training necessary to safely operate as a member of an open water rescue team on a vessel. Classroom and field skills include in-water, boat-based, and shore-based rescue techniques, small vessel handling around patients in water, navigation, communication, and incident management.

Prerequisites and Requirements:
Boater Safety Card and pre-course materials; students must bring own PFD and PPE and advise if they will be bringing a vessel (encouraged)

water rescue class

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