Course detail: ITROL2 - Introduction to Technical Rescue (Seminar - Part 2 Face to Face - NFPA 2013)

ATTENTION: ONLY active Kansas Firefighters are eligible to take KFRTI courses; if you are not an active Kansas Firefighter, DO NOT enroll in this class. Contact the Institute at kufire@ku.edu or call our toll free phone number (866-804-8841) to request special permission to take this class. Enrollments are monitored daily and unauthorized (non-Kansas firefighters) will be removed from the course and their registration fee refunded.



Introduction to Technical Rescue (ITR) Part 2 is designed to meet the requirements of NFPA 1006, Chapter 5. This course teaches the basics of technical rope rescue including types and uses of ropes/knots, equipment, belay, low angle and anchor systems. The program includes classroom and hands-on application of skills on a previously planned low angle site. This course requires approximately 16-24 hours of instruction, including classroom and skills training, in addition to one day of testing.

Student provided Text: Rope Rescue Manual, 5th Edition by CMC Rescue (2017).

Course pre-requisites
(required) Intro to Tech Rescue Online

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Course Resources
How to View Training Certificates Online (PDF Document)
Introduction to Technical Rescue Qualification Preparation Guide (PDF Document)

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