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Search and Rescue

Public Safety Group

This course is offered as a one-year subscription
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$6.95

Course Information

This course discusses the types of searches, how searches are conducted, how to ensure fire fighter safety during a search, and various rescue techniques. The mission of the fire department is to save lives and protect property. Saving lives is always the highest priority at a fire scene, which explains why search and rescue are such important operations. The first fire fighters to arrive must always consider the possibility that lives could be in danger and act accordingly.

After completing this course, the fire fighter will be able to:
*Describe the mission of search operations.
* Describe the mission of rescue operations.
* Explain how search and rescue operations are coordinated with other fire suppression operations.
* Identify the factors to evaluate during a search and rescue size-up.
* Describe how to perform a risk-benefit analysis.
* Describe the factors that determine the level of risk faced by occupants.
* Explain how search operations are coordinated.
* List the priorities of search operations.
* Describe the objectives of a primary search.
* Describe the search patterns commonly used in search operations.
1.5 hours
Fire
Search & Rescue
Beginner
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This course is restricted

The training provider published this course with a restriction that requires students to have the following credentials on FirstForward:

With your current credentials, you may not purchase this training.

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Updated: 10/08/2019 6:36 PM Eastern Standard Time