Montana State University

Upcoming Technical Rescue Academies

Regional Manager Doug Lobaugh (406-750-6046) can be contacted for more information regarding any details of the academies. All Academies are NFPA compliant and upon successful completion of the repective academy, certificates will be issued to each participant.

To apply to one of the Tech Rescue Academies:
Fill out and submit an application. Application Available For Download (click here)

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Confined Space


Confined Space Rescue
Kalispell, MT February 2015

The entire course will be held inside at Kalispell Fire Station 2. Tuition cost is $650 for in MT fire department members.
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Swiftwater Rescue

Swiftwater Rescue
Sun Canyon May 2015

This course satisfies NFPA 1006 Technical Rescue for Swiftwater Rescuer. Training Portions will be at various locations on the Yellowstone River and around Livingston during high water. Tuition cost is $650 for MT fire department members. Includes Lunch, Handouts and/or any pre-course materials. It is recommended you bring your own (department) equipment. However, rental equipment from private business rentals is available and contact info will be provided upon request if you wish to rent. You MUST be a capable swimmer to participate in this course. Non compliance of this requirement will be obvious by the first day.
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Rope Rescue
Rope Rescue
July - August 2015
Location: Sun Canyon, Augusta

Includes Personal Rigging, Single Line Technique, Low Angle, High Angle, and Highlines Meets NFPA Requirements of 1006 and 1670 Technician Level
Tuition is $650. Includes Materials, Lunches, and practical Portions
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Trench Rescue
Trench Rescue

TBA - (Based on Need)

If you need or want this academy course, contact us today via email, jonathan.marshall@montana.edu

Register at: http://www.montana.edu/wwwfire/trcalendar.php