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Lancaster Co. Public Safety Training Center

Course Title: Rope/High Angle Rescue I (RORE)

Course Description:

Class Dates: September 9 and 10, 2017

Class Times: 08:00 to 17:00

Class Hours: 16

Course Goal: Participants in this course will be introduced to the basic principles of rope/vertical rescue and to the basic equipment used to implement rope/vertical rescues. The basic skills required to rig, descend, stop, and get out of common problems are presented, demonstrated, and practiced. Students will become proficient at these basic skills.


Description of Course: Students in this course will be introduced to the various types of rope and related rescue equipment. Students will be training in tying of the basic knots and hitches used in rope rescue, basic rappelling techniques, tie-offs, self-rescue, basic litter tie-ins, and basic litter handling skills. Much of the program is hands-on and time is allotted for practice in order to build proficiency.

Prerequisites: ELIS or DOH First Responder or equivalent and 18 years of age.

Registration Deadline: August 25, 2017


Current Student Roster

Lead Instructor: Dave Nichols

Course Location: LCPSTC

In County Cost: $95

Out of County Cost: $105

PPE Required: Rescue boots, helmet and gloves

Seats Available: 20

Start Date/Time: Sep 09, 2017 08:00

End Date/Time: Sep 10, 2017 17:00



To register for any of the courses listed above, please go to our forms page and download the registration form..

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