State Certified Classes Scheduled

 

Rapid Intervention Teams (RITC) FSC 270

Instructor: Jim Misstishin

Hours: 4Hrs. – Lecture-4.0hrs / Lab-0.0hrs

Gear: None

Prerequisites: Age 16 & Up, Introduction to Safety and Training System.

Description: This program will prepare fire department personnel for implementation of a stand-by rescue team at structure fires and certain other especially hazardous incidents. The course content relies heavily on the successful experiences of departments that have implemented and utilized the concept.

The class will be held October 23, 2017 at SCESTC, Classroom # 3. Class time is 1800 to 2200.

There is no fee for members of Schuylkill County Volunteer Firefighters Association, non-member companies the cost is $37.50 per student; the Non-member Fire Companies will be invoiced for the class. The check is made payable to Schuylkill County Volunteer’s Firefighters Association.

Students must pre-register (NO WALKINS ACCEPTED).

The SCTA NO SHOW Policy will be enforced. The required minimum class size is 10 students The SCTA curriculum staff will contact the adjunct instructors and students ten days before the start of the course, if the required number of students has not been met.

 

 

Rapid Intervention Team Basic Training FSC: 0760

Lead Instructor – Jim Misstishin

Hours: 16.0 (Lecture: 12.0hrs / Lab: 4.0hrs)

Prerequisites: Age 18 and up, EBM or Interior Firefighting: Live Fire Exercises (ELIF) or Interior Firefighting: No Live Fire Exercises (ELIF) or Bucks Basic Fire Academy or FF-1

Gear: TOG, SCBA
Text Book: Handouts provided by BCCC (Subject to change)

Description: This course is designed to provide fire fighters with the knowledge and skill objectives to safely perform rescue techniques to remove trapped or lost fire fighters during deteriorating suppression activities. Included in this course: RIT Team roles and responsibilities, evaluation of case studies, function during suppression activities, lifting and moving techniques, extrication support needs, team building skills, size-up techniques, and structure layout. The fire fighter will also participate in “live” scenario based evaluations involving a down/trapped fire fighter.

The class will be held October 30, 2017 at American Hose Fire Company, Tamaqua. Class start time is 18:00 to 22:00. Other Class Dates 11/02 (18:00 to 22:00), 11/04 (0800 to 1600).

There is no fee for members of Schuylkill County Volunteer Firefighters Association, non-member companies the cost is $72.00 per student; the Non-member Fire Companies will be invoiced for the class. The check is made payable to Schuylkill County Volunteer’s Firefighters Association.

Students must pre-register, no walk-ins permitted.

The SCTA NO SHOW Policy will be enforced. The required minimum class size is 10 students The SCTA curriculum staff will contact the adjunct instructors and students ten days before the start of the course, if the required number of students has not been met.