About this event:
During this 8 hour one day course, students will be introduced to the various stages of machinery accidents and learn how to safely and efficiently navigate through these stages in a team environment. You will learn how to identify and isolate potential hazards to both you and the patient. Focus will be on systematic scene management approaches, an assortment of stabilization techniques and of course, extrication options!
You and your crew will go through step by step training evolutions on the safe use of a variety of pneumatic, electric and hand tools. The afternoon portion of the day will include real time staged scenarios for you and your crew to tackle! Space is limited to ensure personal attention for each student and lots of hands on tool time. This program incorporates all NFPA 1006 Awareness and Operations Level Requirements. Upon successful completion of all of theNFPA requirements, both an NFPA 1006 compliant Awareness Level and an Operations Level Machinery Rescue certificate will be issued.
- No pre-requisite course required
- RS Rescue online pre course components (access given 2 weeks in advance of program)
- CSA approved safety footwear
- Safety glasses
- Weather appropriate work gloves