SWIFT WATER & TECHNICAL RESCUE TRAINING

Technical Rope Rescue: Operations

This 3 day course provides students with the fundamentals of rope rescue in the low-angel environment. Students learn and practice skills:

• Preplanning and Size-up
• Rope Rescue Operations
• Knots
• Anchor Systems
• Belay Operations
• Ascending and Descending lines
• Mechanical Advantage Systems
• Patient Packaging & Litter attending

Students learn how to safely navigate low-angle or over-the-bank rescue situations and assist rescuers in high-angle environments.