FIRE-128 - Confined Space Rescue Technician Level 1

Minimum Credits: 2 Length: 40 hours Prerequisites: None Delivery Method: Blended, On-campus Course Outline: https://sps.cotr.bc.ca/Outlines/Course Outlines/FIRE128.pdf

This course complies with the standards set by NFPA 1006 (Confined Space Level1). Students learn to recognize and monitor the hazards of a confined space and identify which hazards can be managed. Basic skills are developed so that students can safely and effectively manage the hazard. Students learn how to properly enter a confined space, clear others from the confined space, and prepare a victim for removal. This course emphasizes the inherently dangerous aspects of technical rescue and the rigorous activities which must be performed in adverse conditions.