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FAST RESCUE BOAT TECHNICIAN 1 (FRBT 1) – Open

May 2, 2019

$250.00

PRIVATE

Instructor: Jesse McGraw

Class size: Limited to 4 per available boat

Preregistration Required: (10% late fee less than 14 days before class)

COURSE DESCRIPTION: This is an upgrade to those that have taken the RTI Lake/Bay and Floodwater Rescue Boat Technician  course. This one day upgrade is designed to take the skilled still water rescue boat driver and crew into moving water skills.

COURSE FORMAT: The FRBT 1 Upgrade is a one day skills and lecture. 0800-1700

The person completing this course will have the knowledge and skills to operate and command a rescue boat in flood and swiftwater situations. They will have crew, operating, search and rescue skills needed to be an effective boat captain or crew member.

Prerequisite:  Current FAST R1 and LRBT 1

STANDARDS: This course meets and exceeds Industry Standards and NFPA 1670 and 1006 requirements.

PPE: Each student is required to provide their own Personal Protective Gear:

  • ¬†“USCG” approved Type III or V PFD (Type V preferred)
  • Wet suit boots with hard sole bottom or tennis shoes
  • Water or vertical rescue helmet w/ waterproof light
  • Full wet or dry suit as weather conditions dictate
  • Water or abrasion protective gloves
  • Rescue boat and motor for up to 4 students.

RENTAL GEAR: RTI has a limited number of gear sets of PFD and helmet for rent. First come basis.

PHYSICAL FITNESS REQUIREMENTS: RTI field courses are strenuous in nature. RTI recommends the student be in good physical and mental condition.

Additional course information will be emailed to each student registered.

Details

Date:
May 2, 2019
Cost:
$250.00
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Website:
http://www.RescueTI.com

Organizer

Rescue Training International
Phone:
830-708-7516
Email:
rescuetx@hotmail.com
Website:
www.RescueTI.com

Venue

Trinity River FRBO Site
2400 Highway 59 S
Shepherd, TX 77371 United States
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Phone:
830-708-7516
Website:
www.RescueTI.com

Applications due two weeks prior to class

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