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Rescue Technician - Surface Water

PURPOSE

The purpose of this program is to identify emergency service personnel who demonstrate competency in the performance requirements necessary to perform the duties of a firefighter. The NFPA 1006 Standard for Technical Rescuer Professional Qualifications Professional Qualifications identifies the minimum requirements for a person at the Surface Water Rescue level. A person certified at the Surface Water Rescue level will have demonstrated competency in the necessary knowledge and skills, while working under direct supervision, to function safely and effectively as a member of a water rescue team. Information on the certification testing process, pre-requisites and study guide information can be obtained from the Candidate Handbook and Application.

Application

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