About this course
Rope Rescue Level I is a course designed to train rescuers in high and low angle rescue/recovery. This course meets and exceeds NFPA 1006 Chapters 5 & 6.1. The student will be trained on rescue knots, rope systems, and anchor systems, raise/lower techniques, ascending rope, patient packaging, stoke basket operations, rappelling & rope theory. Emphasis will be placed on safety, raising, lowering, belay operations, and moving a victim in high/low angle environments.
Course Prerequisites: General knowledge of fire service knots. Rope Rescue Level I is a pre-requisite for the remaining USAR/TRT courses.