Experienced professionals

Why Choose Us?

Based out of Greensburg, Kentucky, Bill Matney Rescue Training has provided quality training to fire departments, rescue organizations, the US military, and commercial/industrial clients since 1993.  Our mission has always been to provide practical, usable training that will be remembered and applied by both management and operations level personnel.  In a time when technological advances causes printed training manuals to be inadequate in only a few months or weeks, Bill Matney Rescue Training provides the experience and insight to keep the new equipment and techniques functioning with the human element to accomplish the goal of saving lives.

Owner and Lead Instructor: Bill Matney

Bill Matney has been an emergency service instructor since 1975.  Bill has taught thousands of fire service classes and that is one reason most fire department personnel can relate to Bill instantly.  He speaks your language.  Bill started teaching Swiftwater Rescue and Technical Rope Rescue with Rescue 3 International in 1993.  Jim Segerstrom, the founder of Rescue 3, was Bill’s mentor and they trained together for years.  Bill teaches classes with a passion and arrives with everything needed to teach the novice as well as the seasoned professional.