Training

*This is the start date. Classes may take place over several days.
Date* Category Title Location Description Register
07-29-2019 Urban Search & Rescue Rescue Systems 1 (RS1) Santa Fe Springs Fire Regional Training Center, 11400 Greenstone Ave. Santa Fe Springs, CA July 29-August 2, 2019. Rescue Systems 1 is a 40-... July 29-August 2, 2019. Rescue Systems 1 is a 40-hour CA State Fire Marshal certified course taught in a five-day format. Key topics include: Team organization, rescue, and environmental considerations, use of ropes, knots, rigging and pulley systems, descending, rappelling, and belaying tools and techniques, subsurface rescue techniques, use of cribbing, wedges, cutting and prying tools, use of fire service ladders in specialized rescue situations. See flyer for additional information. ATTEND
08-19-2019 Urban Search & Rescue Rescue Systems 1 Course LAFD Fire Station 88, Sherman Oaks August 19-23, 2019. This is a 5 day State certifie... August 19-23, 2019. This is a 5 day State certified Rescue Systems 1 course. Interested members shall submit their request to attend this course by submitting the class sign up form by JULY 29, 2019. PREREQUISITE: LOW ANGLE ROPE RESCUE OPERATIONAL (LARRO) ATTEND
09-17-2019 Urban Search & Rescue Trench Rescue Technician LAFD FS-88, Sherman Oaks September 17-19, 2019. This is a 3 day State certi... September 17-19, 2019. This is a 3 day State certified trench rescue technician course. Interested members shall submit their request to attend this course by submitting the class sign up form by AUGUST 23, 2019. PREREQUISITE: RESCUE SYSTEMS 1 ATTEND
10-14-2019 Urban Search & Rescue Rescue Systems 2 (RS2) Santa Fe Springs Fire Regional Training Center 11400 Greenstone Ave. Santa Fe Springs, CA October 14-18, 2019. Rescue Systems 2 is a 40-hour... October 14-18, 2019. Rescue Systems 2 is a 40-hour CA State Fire Marshal certified course taught in a fire-day format and provides advanced heavy rescue system techniques. Key topics includes structural building types, wood and mechanical shores, crib capacities, floor weight calculations, building search, confined space consideration, damaged structure hazard assessment, use of small power and hand tools, air bags, and USAR ICS. See flyer for additional information. ATTEND
10-14-2019 Urban Search & Rescue Confined Space Rescue Technician Course LAFD FS-89 North Hollywood October 14-18, 2019. This is a 5 day State certifi... October 14-18, 2019. This is a 5 day State certified technician level course. Interested members shall submit their request to attend this course by submitting the class sign up form by SEPTEMBER 16, 2019. ATTEND
11-04-2019 Urban Search & Rescue Confined Space Rescue Technician Santa Fe Springs Fire Regional Training Center 11400 Greenstone Ave. Santa Fe Springs, CA November 4-8, 2019. This course will address the r... November 4-8, 2019. This course will address the regulations governing confined space entry and rescue, confined space hazards, atmospheric monitoring, hazard control, confined space permits, space assessment, personal protective equipment, respiratory protective system, patient recovery systems and removal devices, and rescue team organization. The course includes actual hands-on rescue scenarios. See the flyer for additional information. ATTEND
11-18-2019 Urban Search & Rescue Rope Rescue Technician Course Day 1 at US&R Training Site Behind FS 88. Days 2 - 5 at Sunken City and Whites Point, San Pedro November 18-27, 2019. This is a 5 day State certif... November 18-27, 2019. This is a 5 day State certified advanced rope course, which meets or exceeds NFPA 1670 requirements for Rope Rescue Technician. Interested members shall submit their request to attend this course by submitting the class sign up form by OCTOBER 21, 2019. PREREQUISITE: LOW ANGLE ROPE RESCUE OPERATIONAL (LARRO) AND RESCUE SYSTEMS 1 2009 (RS1 2009) OR RESCUE SYSTEMS 1 PRIOR TO 2009. ATTEND