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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 2013 Edition Mechanical Advantage (FIP6502) Rowland Rescue Squad August 23, and September 6 and 13, 2017. Class begins at 1830 hrs. each night.

Technical Rescuer 2008 Edition Mechanical Advantage (FIP5803) St. Pauls Fire Department September 5 and 7, 2017. Class starts at 1900 hrs. each night.

Technical Rescuer 2008 Edition Fixed Ropes (FIP5804) St. Pauls Fire Department Friday September 15, 2017 starting at 1830 hrs., and Saturday, September 16, 2017, starting at 0900 hrs.