This course is designed for the Firefighter and Fire Officer to enhance their ability to operate proficiently as a Rapid Intervention Crew.

Subjects covered include Air Management, Emergency Communications, Downed Firefighter Removal Techniques and Self-Survival Skills. This challenging course at the the Fire Academy features a brief PowerPoint Program each of the five nights followed by extensive hands-on training. Members attending should be in good physical condition.  A New York State Certification is awarded after successful completion of the course. 

Course Length:           15 hrs

Prerequisite:               Firefighter I

Course #:                    01-05-0018                     

Certificate:                 NYS


This course can only be scheduled at the Fire Academy.