Rescues from Vehicles in Water - Technician

Overview

Designed for Swiftwater and Flood First Responders, the Rescue from Vehicles in Water First Responder (RVWFR) course will refresh existing skills and knowledge and apply them into the context of rescuing people from a vehicle trapped in shallow water.

Course Specifications
Duration: 1 day
Prerequisites: Swiftwater and Flood First Responder
Certified by: Rescue 3 Europe
Qualification valid for: 3 years

Course Content Includes:

Course content includes:
  • Vehicle hydrology
  • Vehicles in water considerations
  • Vehicle stabilisation options
  • Dynamic risk assessment/size-up
  • Size-up and scene management
  • PPE
  • Night operations
  • Communications
  • Vehicle stabilisation
  • Bank-based rescues
  • Wading access
  • Extrication options
  • Use of floating platforms
  • Use of tethers

Course Dates

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 There are currently no course dates available. Please contact us to arrange a date.

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