EMRG-1739 assesses SAR volunteers on their ability to perform select rope rescue operations in wildland situations. This assessment only follows selected sections from the Emergency Management British Columbia (EMBC) established curriculum as outlined in EMBC SAR Rope Rescue Manual Section 3: Rope Rescue Technician 2. It will assess rappelling and ascending to access the rescue site, knot passes, high-angle stretcher handling and pick-off techniques. Through hands-on activities, students will be assessed on their ability to participate in a wildland rope rescue over the edge.
- EMRG-1736 or EMRG-1737 or EMRG-1734;