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:
  • Who can activate
  • Policies
  • Location: Cross streets, LAT/LONG coordinates, prominent features.
  • Communication: Call back number, Radio Frequency (Statewide, etc.) and Call sign of LZ (Landing Zone) Command.
  • Low Ceilings, Poor Visibility, Icing, High Wind
    • Number, Condition, Age, Mechanism, Hazards
    • Preferred Landing Zone sizes
    • Setup
    • Hazards
    • Special considerations, such as Night Landing Zones

    Course Resources
    HLZ Training Announcement

     Session Detail:  LE19207F
    Schedule: Every day, starting on 12/06/18 and ending on 12/06/18
    Times: 06:00pm - 08:00pm
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    Price: NO TUITION : $0.00

    KLETC Meals and Lodging (06:00pm-08:00pm)
    Please dress in layers, as the temperature in the room may be difficult to adjust. The session begins at 6:00PM and is estimated to end at 8:00PM and will take place in the Main Building, Classroom #1.

    KLETC Dormitory Information:

    For those with reservations at KLETC Welch Hall Dormitory, and specifically for those attendees who desire to come in the night before, please come to the Main KLETC Entrance marked on the map, it is near the flag pole and marked with a large "A". You may check into your room between 4:00 PM and 10:00 PM Monday through Friday. If you are scheduled to arrive on Sunday, the doors are open 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM. If you arrive after 10:00 PM the doors will be locked, however you can contact security at 316-239-8882, and after answering their questions, they will assist you in getting room keys. Checkout time is Noon on your departure day or last day of training, please have all personal items removed at that time.

    All lodging attendees will find an envelope containing their room key at the front desk in the main lobby reception area. Sheets and a blanket are furnished for our guests. Items you may wish to bring: Alarm Clock, Bath Towels, Wash Cloths, Soap, Shampoo, Hair Dryer, Pillow and Pillowcase and an Extra Blanket.

    Weapon Safety - KLETC adopted a new weapons policy effective July 1, 2017. The concealed carry of handguns shall be permitted on the KLETC Campus, including all buildings and public areas to the maximum extent possible while ensuring the safety of the staff, students and guests in a training environment. The open carry of firearms shall be prohibited unless necessary for instruction in an authorized training program. Nothing in this procedure is intended to interfere with a law enforcement officer performing his or her official law enforcement duties on the KLETC campus. Law Enforcement officers attending continuing education or basic training classes, or are attending meetings or other academy- related events, are permitted to carry their firearm while on the KLETC campus. Law enforcement officers carrying a firearm on the KLETC campus must possess appropriate agency identification. ABSOLUTELY NO student, instructor, or role player is allowed to carry any firearm into an area where signage stating "no live weapons or ammunition is allowed in training safety areas" is present. You are responsible for ensuring that your firearm is secured in a safe, reasonable, and acceptable manner while on the KLETC campus. Questions regarding this policy for continuing education students, instructors or guests may be directed to the KLETC Assistant Director for Professional Development and Continuing Education

    Refund/Cancellation Policy: A full refund of lodging fees will be available if requested in writing and received by KLETC ten days prior to the beginning date of the seminar. After that date, but prior to the seminar, refunds will be made, but a $25.00 administrative fee will be charged. No refunds will be made after the starting date of the seminar.If you have any questions concerning this session, please contact KLETC at 620.694.1400 or by email at

    Thank you again for your willingness to participate. We look forward to seeing you at KLETC!!

    Facility Detail
    KLETC Campus
    Main Building, Classrooms and Computer Lab
    11009 S. Hornet Road
    Hutchinson, KS 67501

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    KLETC Building Directory
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    Main Building, Classrooms and Computer Lab

    Cancellation Policy
    A refund less a $25.00 cancellation fee will be assessed for all cancellations made in writing prior to 10 days before the start of the event. After that time, no refunds will be made.