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Fire Service and Code Enforcement Academy

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Code FR240
Length 40 Hours

This course is designed to give the student actual heavy rescue scenarios and strictly adheres to NFPA 1670 and 1006. This course is a continuation of Vehicle and Machinery Extrication-FR230.


Topics include the use of specialized rescue tools (including heavy lift air bags, high and low pressure bags, and torches), estimate the weight of a vehicle and the features of different materials used in the construction of vehicles and machinery, using a "lock out/tag out" system, effective techniques for dismantling machinery and how to safely disentangle victims of vehicle, agricultural equipment or machinery accidents.

Pre-Requisites Vehicle and Machinery Extrication – FR230
Fees Fees
Materials Contact TFACA for materials list, Pen, Paper, Pencil, Highlighter.
Dates Tennessee Fire & Codes Academy (Training Schedule)
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Other Notes

This course requires a high degree of physical fitness and the ability to cope with physically and mentally demanding situations.