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Certification to NFPA 1006 Confined Space This Fast-Track™ course combines Roco's Urban/Industrial Rescue Essentials™ and Confined Space Rescue Technician providing Confined Space Rescue Technician certification in only 70 hours. This accelerated course begins with core skills and concludes with certification testing to meet the job performance requirements listed in NFPA 1006 and 1670 for Confined…
A staple item in rescue that is used by thousands of emergency responders around the globe including the U.S. military's most elite rescue teams, it’s literally saved thousands of lives.
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A discussion of key trench safety guidelines, the importance of the Competent Person, and what to do and what NOT to do in the event of a trench collapse. Presenters George Kennedy (NUCA, VP of Safety) and Roco's Tim Robson have more than 50 years ...
Learn how to rig a Skedco Litter for a vertical raise or lower using the Roco method for transitioning the patient through a portal in a confined space.
Bend knots join two ropes, or two ends of a rope, together. Which bend should you choose?