FIREFIGHTERS FROM 10 STATES TAKE EXTRICATION RESCUE TRAINING

first_imgFirefighters from ten states are in Sioux City taking special Fire Rescue training for two days.Sioux City Fire Rescue Training Officer Gerry Bennett says the hands on event uses the most current heavy lifting, shifting, stabilizing and building shoring techniques used by firefighters and rescuers across the country:Audio Playerhttp://kscj.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/LOAD.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume.OC……..variety of subjects. :18The 38 fire fighters are Urban Search and Rescue specialists and are taking what’s called Paratech University Training from members of the company that produces the heavy duty gear needed for scenarios like extrications and elevator shaft rescues:Audio Playerhttp://kscj.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/LOAD2.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume.OC……everything we do. ;28The training is taking place through Thursday.Cover Photo by George Lindbladelast_img read more