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VEHICLE, AGRICULTURAL EQUIPMENT AND MACHINERY RESCUE TECHNICIAN
Code FR240
Length 40 Hours
Description

This course is designed to give the student actual heavy rescue scenarios and strictly adheres to NFPA 1670 and 1006. This course is a continuation of Vehicle and Machinery Extrication-FR230.

 

Topics include the use of specialized rescue tools (including heavy lift air bags, high and low pressure bags, and torches), estimate the weight of a vehicle and the features of different materials used in the construction of vehicles and machinery, using a "lock out/tag out" system, effective techniques for dismantling machinery and how to safely disentangle victims of vehicle, agricultural equipment or machinery accidents.

Pre-Requisites Vehicle and Machinery Extrication – FR230
Fees Fees
Materials Contact TFACA for materials list, Pen, Paper, Pencil, Highlighter.
Dates Tennessee Fire & Codes Academy (Training Schedule)
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Other Notes

This course requires a high degree of physical fitness and the ability to cope with physically and mentally demanding situations.