This course covers valuable swiftwater rescue techniques. Classroom and practical hands-on training includes planning, medical considerations, rescue equipment, self-rescue and shore-based rescue techniques. Meets or exceeds NFPA 1670 Operations-level guidelines.
Prerequisite: WRFR*—Copy of WRFR Certificate must be sent with registration.
Class Limit: 18 students
Student Needs:Pen/pencil, notebook, PFD, water rescue helmet and sturdy footwear (water/hiking boots and no flip flops, crocs or sandals. Wetsuits are acceptable.
Meadville Central Fire Department
850 Park Ave
Meadville, PA 16335
Dates: Sept 12-13, 2020
Times: 8:00 – 17:00 Sa, Su
Hours: 16 hrs