2023 02/20 - Rescue System 3: Structural Collapse Technician

Start Date/Time: 2023 02/20 0800
End Date/Time: 2023 02/22 1700
Course Total Hours: 24

Intended Audience: All fire service and allied emergency response personnel.

Prerequisites: Rescue Systems 2, Confined Space, Rescue Technician, Trench Rescue Technician, Hazardous Materials (Operations Level)

Location: Menlo Park Rescue Site

Deadline to Register: February 20, 2023@ 0800

Description: This course bridges the training gap between the California State Fire Training Rescue Systems 2 Advanced Rescue Skills course and the Federal Emergency Management Agency Structural Collapse Technician course. Key topics include: powder actuated tools, pneumatic shores, additional tools and techniques for breaking and breaching, cutting a tensioned cable, and the “O” course.


Equipment Students Should Bring: 

Students MUST PURCHASE the following textbook prior to class:

  1. PPE'S: Safety Boots, Gloves, Helmet, Eye protection, long pants and shirt.