Swiftwater Rescue Technician 1 (SRT-1)

DESCRIPTION:

Provides rescuers with the fundamentals of survival in moving water and is recommended for anyone who may be called upon to effect in-water rescues. Students gain knowledge in hydrology and river classifications, size-up, site control and scene management. Practical skills include self-rescue, swiftwater swimming and the fundamentals of shore, boat and in-water rescues. Additionally students are introduced to the basics of boat handling and the fundamentals of rope rescue including mechanical advantage and anchor systems.

Fee:
$425


REQUIREMENTS:

You must be 16 years old.


CONTACT US:

Email us if you are interested in more information on this course: ems@lanecc.edu


UPCOMING TRAININGS:

Spring 2016: SRT1

Times/Days:

  • May 28 – May 30, 2016
    • Saturday, Sunday, and Monday: Time 8 am – 6 pm

Registration:

Summer 2016: SRT1

Times/Days:

  • August 17 – August 19, 2016
    • Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday: Time 8 am – 6 pm