Who the course is for

Members of a confined space rescue team.

Course objectives

At the end of the course, participants will be able to carry out a specialized technician rope rescue operation in a confined space in accordance with Chapter 7 of the NFPA 1006 competency standard. Course content includes:

  • Risks associated with confined spaces
  • Gas detection principles
  • Methods of risk control
  • Use of a self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA) in enclosed spaces
  • Packing techniques
  • Rope rescue entry procedures
  • Tripod rescue system techniques
  • Principles of rescue plan design
  • Concepts of technical data sheet analysis
  • Advanced response techniques
  • Advanced hazard control techniques


NFPA 1006: Rescue Technician or equivalent


40 hours


Formulaire formation - EN