Firefighter III-Rope Rescue Technician

Approved for overtime and backfill.

August 22, 2022 - August 26, 2022

Monday-Friday 8:00am-4:00pm

Registration Not Yet Open


Rope Rescue – Technician is a very intense and hands-on, five-day program featuring a combination of classroom and practical evolutions combined with real life scenarios. This course is designed to continue the development of skills and knowledge obtained in the Rope Rescue Operations course, while exposing the student to those skills expected and required of the professional rescue technician. Students will be challenged both mentally and physically to complete the objectives and scenarios.

Designed to meet objectives of NFPA 1006 and/or 1670, Chapter 6, to the Technician Level. Topics include team and rescue safety, personal protective equipment, rope rescue fundamentals, equipment selection, inspection and maintenance, belaying techniques, system safety factor testing and demonstration tests, patient packaging, belaying, rappelling, raising and lowering systems, knot passing on raising, lowering, and rappelling systems, litter rigging and tending, load distributing and load sharing anchor systems, simple, compound and complex mechanical advantage systems, manufactured and improvised artificial high anchor points, high lines, guiding lines, advanced litter handling techniques


Detailed information is listed below.

Monday-Friday 8:00am-4:00pm

Registration Not Yet Open


  • ICS 100
  • ICS200
  • Student Medical Release
  • Rope Rescue Operations


Richard M. Flynn Training Facility

98 Smokey Bear Blvd
Concord, New Hampshire 03301
(603) 223-4200


Prerequisites must be met at the time of registration. Applicants will be notified within two business days with the status of their applications. Courses where pricing is listed as "Grant Funded" covers tuition only. Overtime/Backfill eligible courses will be specifically noted.

Registration Window

Opens: Monday June 27, 2022 08:00
Closes: Wednesday August 17, 2022 13:00



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