Rescue Technician Recertification Program -Paramus
Tuesday & Thursday - (40 Hours, 24 EMT Elective CEUs)
Meeting Times: 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. plus select weekends.
Start Date: February 23, 2017
Completion Date: May 11, 2017
This course is designed to provide the necessary refresher training to bring the students up-to-date with the Maryland Fire and Rescue Institute at the Bergen County EMS Training Center. Topics to be covered include maintenance of tools, apparatus, hardware, and ropes/rigging/mechanical advantage systems. Additionally, specialty rescue areas such as vehicle extrication, trench, water rescue and SCBA update. Students must supply NFPA approved fire fighting gear. Students must attend all classes as there are no exemptions. This course is available to students that have previously completed the Rescue Technician Program at the Bergen County EMS Training Center.
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 Tuesday - Thursday.