This classroom program is designed to provide the background knowledge necessary to perform rescue operations at a structural collapse incident. The course includes instruction on: structural construction considerations such as types of construction, construction techniques, terminology and mechanism of collapse based on structure type; detailed concepts of structural shoring systems, void search and rescue operations in structural collapse incidents; structural collapse team organization and operations concepts.

Course Length: 12 hours

Course #: 5G-5084

Prerequisites: Basic Structural Collapse Operations

Certificate: NYS