Our technical ice rescue class is the best class out there.
It is an intensive class over 2 days - 1/2 day in the classroom and 1 1/2 days in the field.

This class covers all aspects of surface ice rescue, including,
  • Rescue philosophy
  • Liability and personal/department mitigation
  • Size-up
  • Hazard assessment
  • Management and pre-planning
  • Panic and behavior
  • Communications
  • Ice - formation, properties, and recognition
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Personal and team equipment
  • Self rescue techniques
  • Minimal equipment rescue techniques
  • Large or complicated rescues
  • Rope assisted rescues
  • Scuba assist
  • Rescues involving boats
  • rescue scenarios/problems

This is the only class we know of to meet and usually exceed the NFPA 1670 standards for ice rescue technician.

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