Thursday — Friday, May 14-15
8 a.m. — 5 p.m.
Dominating the pin
This two-day, 16-hour training session will encompass stabilization, basic extrication techniques, tow truck and rotator operations, as well as more advanced extrication techniques. This class will emphasize hands-on training with no classroom time. The training ground will have at least a dozen cars, a tractor trailer, and a cement truck. Students will be broken into groups and will rotate through each workstation, with plenty of cut time. Techniques to be addressed: Vehicle under-rides, over-rides and overturns. The B-Side Blowout. Marrying vehicles and heavy object isolation. Large vehicle extrication. Haloing. Heavy rigging, tow truck and rotator operations, and much, much more. This is not just your basic class this will challenge your personal and departmental capabilities.
WHAT YOU'LL NEED: Bunker gear, helmet, gloves
INSTRUCTORS: Theron Woody & John Elliot, Cobb County Fire