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Course detail: HLZTRNG - Helicopter Landing Zone Training
Public safety personnel interact with rotary winged aircraft for a number of different agencies and organizations, including law enforcement, firefighting, VIP transport and news media helicopters. This two-hour class will inform students on the following EMS landing zone procedures:
HOW TO ACTIVATE:
  • Who can activate
  • Policies
PROVIDING ESSENTIAL INFORMATION:
  • Location: Cross streets, LAT/LONG coordinates, prominent features.
  • Communication: Call back number, Radio Frequency (Statewide, etc.) and Call sign of LZ (Landing Zone) Command.
WEATHER:
  • Low Ceilings, Poor Visibility, Icing, High Wind
  • PATIENT STATUS:
    • Number, Condition, Age, Mechanism, Hazards
  • LANDING ZONE:
    • Preferred Landing Zone sizes
    • Setup
    • Hazards
    • Special considerations, such as Night Landing Zones

    Course Resources
    HLZ Training Announcement

    Available sessions