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TRT Rope Rescue Training

February 5, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Training will be hosted by the Waukegan Fire Department.  Training will be limited to the first 5 team members who RSVP to Mark Kolar at Mark.Kolar@waukeganIL.gov.  Training objectives will be the following:

  1. Review and demonstrate basic knots applicable to rope rescue;
  2. Review and demonstrate knowledge of basic equipment applicable to rope rescue;
  3. Ascend and descend rope using appropriate method(s);
  4. Raise and lower a rescuer using appropriate method(s);
  5. Perform a system knot pass;
  6. Perform piggyback raise;
  7. Perform ascending and descending pickoff rescues; and
  8. Hardware and software inspection.


February 5, 2020
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Waukegan Station 1
1101 Belvidere Street
Waukegan, IL 60085 United States
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