Please note that online courses will be unavailable for registration from 12:00am midnight (CDT) until 12pm noon (CDT) Sunday, May 20, 2018. Blackboard is also unavailable during this time so you will be unable to access your Blackboard courses. This is necessary for routine Blackboard maintenance. We apologize for any inconvenience.
Course detail: CERTCSR12 - Confined Space Rescue Levels 1 and 2
Certification Test for Technical Rescuer, Confined Space Levels 1 and 2, accredited by IFSAC and ProBoard.

PREREQUISITE FOR THIS TEST: The candidate must have successfully completed the Introduction to Technical Rescue certification test prior to attempting this test.

WRITTEN TEST: There are two (2) written tests with 50 questions each. One test covers Level 1 and the other covers Level 2.

SKILLS TEST: There are five (5) skills stations covering Levels 1 and 2.

PROJECT: There is a take-home project covering the preplanning of a confined space, which must be completed and submitted within 90 days.

LOCAL VERIFICATION FORM: There is a Local Verification Form that must be signed by the candidate's Fire Chief or Training Division Chief and submitted. This form is available in the Confined Space Rescue Technician Levels 1 & 2 Certification Guide, available on the KFRTI website.

STANDARD: The certification test is based upon the NFPA 1006, Standard for Technical Rescuer Professional Qualifications, 2013 edition, Chapter 7, Confined Space Rescue.

READING REFERENCE TEXT: The written tests are referenced to George J. Browne and Gus S. Crist, Technical Rescuer, Confined Space, Levels I and II, Delmar. The specific referenced pages are listed in the Confined Space Rescue Technician Levels 1 & 2 Certification Guide, available on the KFRTI website.

FACIAL HAIR POLICY: All certification test candidates must be clean shaved in the area of the seal of the mask in accordance with the KFRTI Facial Hair Policy.

REQUIRED EQUIPMENT: The required personal equipment for each candidate is listed in the Confined Space Rescue Technician Levels 1 & 2 Certification Guide, available on the KFRTI website.

FEES: The fee for this certification test is $85.00 for Kansas fire fighters and $170.00 for non-Kansas fire fighters.

There is an additional $17.50 fee, made payable to the ProBoard, for the ProBoard certificate.

Available sessions