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Flood And Swiftwater Technician 2 (FAST 2) – US Lifeguard Assoc ONLYFAST Site New Braunfels 400 Porter, New Braunfels
Private: US Lifeguard Assoc ONLY Instructor: Wesley Meyer, Chief Instructor RTI Location: New Braunfels, Texas The FAST 2 is a two day and two night course. Focal points of the FAST 2 are large scale SAR events, conducting search missions for water emergencies, body recovery in adverse conditions, advanced skills including shallow water options, anchors for rope systems, mechanical advantage systems, highline tyrolean with boat on tether, rope and basket system for Class III and above egress conditions, technical night training includes advanced tethered swimmer, searching adverse conditions, advanced strainer rescue. Second night training is mock search and rescue mission.
Flood And Swiftwater Technician R1 (FAST 1) – US Life Guard AssocFAST Site New Braunfels 400 Porter, New Braunfels
Private enrollment: US Life Guard Assoc Lead Instructor: Camille Meyer, Lead Instructor Class size: Limited to 24 Preregistration Required: (10% late fee less than 14 days before class) COURSE DESCRIPTION: 27 hour course covering Flood and Swiftwater rescue team ICS, safety, PPE, Haz Mat situations, site evaluations, hydrology, shore and in water rescue concepts and techniques along with tethered boat skills. This course also includes a mandatory night of training. COURSE FORMAT: The FAST 1 course is normally taught in a 2.5 day format. Day 1 morning is lecture, afternoon is introduction to ropes, knots, throw lines, and shallow water crossing [...]
FAST RESCUE BOAT TECHNICIAN 1 (FRBT 1) – Denison FDFAS Rescue Boat Technician 420 Business IH 35, New Braunfels
PRIVATE Instructor: TBA Class size: Limited to 4 per available boat Preregistration Required: (10% late fee less than 14 days before class) COURSE DESCRIPTION: 16 hour course covering operations, safety, boat construction and orientation, maintenance and care, start up procedures, boat crew assignments, equipment, command and control driving skills, rescue and recovery concepts including along side, throw lines, drag lines, deployed swimmer and advanced tethered swimmer. Boat handling skills to bring the boat and crew within safe approach under stressful situations. COURSE FORMAT: The FRBT 1 course is normally taught in a two day format. 0800-1700. There is no night training [...]
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