This two day program consists of intense hands-on training in the field of trench rescue. The students will be taught several ways to shore trenches, the different types of extrication techniques, proper rescue site management, as well as the proper safety concepts needed to complete a safe and successful rescue. There will be live exercises in which the students will extricate a trapped victim from an open trench scenario. This is a 16 hour course delivered over 2 sessions.
Prerequisites: Rescue Technician Basic, Medium Structural Collapse Operations: Tools and Trench Rescue Awareness