Time & Location
Jun 11, 2020, 8:00 AM – Jun 13, 2020, 5:00 PM
Contra Costa County Fire Protection Dist, 2954 Treat Blvd, Concord, CA 94518, USA
About the Event
This three day (24 hour) course will take you from classroom discussion to working safely and efficiently in a trench rescue environment. This hands-on training program will cover topics that include: Trench and Excavation Regulations, Understanding Soil, Trench Configurations, Trench Hazards, Rescue Team Preparation, Incident Response, Initial On Scene and Pre-Entry Operations, Shoring Systems and Components, Installation of Shoring Systems, Victim Rescue and Recovery and Incident Termination.
Student Requirements: Students are required to bring the following equipment to class every day.
- Fire department helmet or rescue helmet
- Rope rescue or fire department gloves
- Long pants or coveralls – NO SHORTS
- Steel toed and shanked safety boots
- Short or long sleeve t-shirt
- Sun screen
Prerequisite: Rescue Systems 1 (Instructors will require a copy of your Rescue Systems 1 certificate at the beginning of class)
Trench Rescue Technician
*Only 1 student per transaction - each student MUST fill our their own information including Name and State Fire Training ID Number.$695.00