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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 fall nighttime technical rescuer academy starting in August 2017. The academy is based on the NFPA 1006 2013 Edition. The academy will be 150 hours and will begin on August 1, 2017 and will run through December 14, 2017. All classes will be held on Tuesdays and Thursdays each week beginning at 1830 hrs. All classes will be held at the training center. 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:

Technical Rescuer Rope Specialty 2008 Edition Lowers and Raises (certification) Queheel Fire-Rescue June 22, 26 and 29, 2017. Class starts at 1830 hrs. each evening.

Technical Rescuer Rope Specialty 2008 Edition Rope Anchors (certification) St. Pauls Fire Department August 4, 2017 (1830 hrs. until 2230 hrs.) and August 5, 2017 (0900 hrs. until 2100 hrs.)

Technical Rescuer Basic Ropes 2013 Edition (certification) Rowland Rescue Unit July 13, 20 and August 3, 2017. Class starts at 1830 hrs. each night.

Technical Rescuer Rope Specialty 2008 Edition Highlines (certification) Queheel Fire-Rescue July 13 and 17, 2017. Class starts at 1800 hrs. each night.