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NC Technical Rescuer

Richmond Community College offers a wide variety of firefighter and technical rescue courses that are NFPA compliant via the NC State Fire Marshall’s Office. In order to receive fee exemption for these courses, students must be an active member of a rescue squad or fire department within N.C.Firefighter rescue team

Cost per class: $70 (Fire, law and rescue personnell are exempt from fees)

Initial class meetings will be held at the Morgan Center, room 217, on the Scotland County Campus.  To sign up for the following classes, call (910) 410-1700 and complete an application.


Rescue Ops

Class Date: TBA

Rescue Equipment

Class Dates: TBA


Class Dates: TBA

Ropes Basics

Class Dates: TBA

Anchors & Mechanical Advantage Systems

Class Dates: March 13 - March 14 | 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Helicopter Transport

Class Dates: March 15 | 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Fixed Ropes

Class Dates: March 27 - March 23 | 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. 

Lowers & Raises

Class Dates: April 10 - April 11 | 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Horizontal Systems

Class Dates: April 11 - April 12 | 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Vitcim Management

Class Dates: May 20 - May 21 | 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. 



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