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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:
- Review and demonstrate basic knots applicable to rope rescue;
- Review and demonstrate knowledge of basic equipment applicable to rope rescue;
- Ascend and descend rope using appropriate method(s);
- Raise and lower a rescuer using appropriate method(s);
- Perform a system knot pass;
- Perform piggyback raise;
- Perform ascending and descending pickoff rescues; and
- Hardware and software inspection.