Rescue Technician Program -Paramus
Tuesday & Thursday - (84 Hours, 24 EMT Elective CEUs)
Meeting Times: 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. plus select weekends.
Start Date: January 18, 2018
Completion Date: May 17, 2018
The Rescue Technician Program is being run in association with the Maryland Fire and Rescue Institute at the Bergen County EMS Training Center. This program will address a broad based approach to special rescue needs. Areas to be addressed include site operations, resource/victim management, maintenance of tools, apparatus, hardware, and ropes/rigging/mechanical advantage systems. Additionally, specialty rescue areas such as vehicle extrication, confined space, trench and water rescue. This class will also include SCBA, Hazardous Materials as well as Gas & Electric emergencies. Students must supply NFPA approved fire fighting gear.
Minimum age: 18 years of age at start of course
**The required book is not included, and may be purchased at the EMS Training Center during Office Hours.  



The Bergen County Technical School District does not discriminate on the basis of race, age, creed, religion, ancestry,
national origin, socioeconomic status, affectational or sexual orientation, gender, disability, or marital status.

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