Course detail: CERTRR2 - Rope Rescue Level 2

Certification Test for Technical Rescuer, Rope Level 2, accredited by IFSAC and ProBoard.

PREREQUISITE FOR THIS CERTIFICATION: The candidate must have successfully certified at the Rope Rescue Level 1 level prior to being awarded this certification.

WRITTEN TEST: There is a 50-question written test.

SKILLS TEST: There are four (4) skills stations.

STANDARD: The certification test is based upon the NFPA 1006, Standard for Technical Rescuer Professional Qualifications, 2013 edition, Chapter 6, Rope Rescue.

READING REFERENCE TEXT: The written tests are referenced to course materials and Jeff Matthews, Technical Rescuer, Rope, Levels I and II, Delmar. The specific referenced pages are listed in the Rope Rescue Technician Level 2 Certification Guide, available on the KFRTI website.

REQUIRED EQUIPMENT: The required personal equipment for each candidate is listed in the Rope Rescue Technician Level 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.

Effective immediately the Kansas Fire & Rescue Training Institute will not invoice individuals.  Payment should be made at the time of registration via credit card. 

Fees may be invoiced to organizations ONLY if a Purchase Order from that organization is provided to the Institute, via email or fax, prior to the event. After receipt of the purchase order, the Institute will manually register the students and invoice the organization.  Please call KFRTI at 785-864-9244 to utilize this option. 

KU provides accommodations for certification candidates in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act. Documentation of the diagnosis from a qualified professional, and a request for accommodation, should be submitted in writing to the Kansas Fire & Rescue Training Institute Certification Manager at least two weeks prior to the exam. The submitted documentation will help KFRTI identify appropriate accommodations. The two week advanced notice/request allows the Institute to assemble the resources necessary for the accommodation.
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