- Instructor: Chris Carrera
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Take a look at the Mississippi State Fire Academy's night burn. This is a video highlighting the night burn during a 1001 recruit class. During the course the students welcome family and friends to...
The Vehicle Extrication & Rescue Technician program utilizes the text book: Vehicle Extrication Levels 1 & 2: Principles and Practice. The text consists of thirteen chapters and addresses fundamental skills through heavier commercial vehicles. The course is designed with 25% lecture and 75% hands-on training. Topics covered include conventional hydraulic extrication, buttress stabilization systems, hand tool extrication techniques, stabilizing, lifting, and medical considerations. Students must achieve a 70% or greater on exams at Awareness, Operations and Technician Level, as well as practical skills testing in order to receive a certificate.
NFPA 472 hazardous Materials Operations & NFPA 1006 Confined Space Rescue Technician
NFPA compliant full turnout gear or extrication suit (fire retardant jumpsuit), hard hat or firefighting helmet, work gloves, steel toed boots, and OShA approved safety glasses.
Students will not be allowed to participate in training without all safety equipment.
You too can got to work and school in your jammies...
- Instructor: Russell McCullar