Rescue Technician – Surface Water
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.
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.
PLEASE NOTE: All certification applications must be typed using the PDF fillable document.