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676 South Roberts Avenue

Lumberton NC 28358


Robert D. Ivey Jr., Coordinator

Tammy Bozeman, Qualified Assistant

(910) 272-3330


Technical Rescuer Certification Classes

The Emergency Services Training Center has scheduled a spring daytime technical rescuer academy for April 2017. The academy will be 167 hours  and will begin on April 3, 2017 and will run through April 28, 2017. Successful completion of classes will allow the student to become certified as a technical rescuer by the North Carolina Office of State Fire Marshal.  Pre-registration is required. You may pre-register by calling the training center at 910-272-3330, or use our pre-registration link on our website. Each class topic is open enrollment, and you may take whatever classes you need.

A copy of the schedule is listed here:


Robeson County Department Classes:

TR General Personal Protective Equipment (certification) Queheel Fire-Rescue April 20 and 25, 2017. Class starts at 1830 hrs. each night.

TR General Rescue Operations (certification) Parkton Fire-Rescue May 2 and 9, 2017. Class starts at 1830 hrs. each night.

Technical Rescuer Ropes NFPA 1006 2008 Edition (certification). These classes are required for current certified technical rescuers to become certified under the 2013 standard per the NC Office of State Fire Marshal.  This opportunity will sunset on December 31, 2017. After that date, you will have to take the full series of TR classes again to be certified.  A link to the schedule is listed below. All classes will be held at the training center and pre-registration is required.