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Lancaster Co. Public Safety Training Center

Course Title: Rope/High Angle Rescue II (RORA)

Course Description:

Class Dates: September 30 and October 1, 2017.

Class Hours: 16 hours

Class Times: 0800 to 1700

Prerequisites: Rope 1 (RORE) and age 18.

Course Goal: Participants in this course will be re-introduced to the principles of rope/vertical rescue and to the basic equipment used to implement rope/ vertical rescues. The basic skills required to rig, haul, lower, ascend, 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 re-introduced to the various types of rescue equipment. Students will be trained in; mechanical advantage systems, safeties, basic ascending, basic rappelling technique and tie-offs with a rappel rack, rope changes, and one person rescue. The students will perform a low angle raise and lower evolution simulating patient transport on embankments. Most of the program is hands-on and time is allotted for practice in order to build proficiency.

Registration Deadline: September 15, 2017


Current Student Roster

Lead Instructor: Dave Nichlos

Course Location: LCPSTC

In County Cost: $95

Out of County Cost: $105

PPE Required: Rescue boots, helmet and gloves

Seats Available: 22

Start Date/Time: Sep 30, 2017 08:00

End Date/Time: Oct 01, 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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