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FLUSAR Technician Level for Trench and Excavation - 16 Hours

Course Description

Trench Rescue Level I & II is a course designed to train the rescuer in trench rescue and recovery. This course meets or exceeds NFPA 1006 Chapters 5, 8.1 & 8.2.



Additional Information and Instructor Qualifications: 

Florida Statutes (FS)/Florida Administrative Code (FAC)

Task Book

Trench and Excavation Technician Task Book (PDF Format) DFS-K4-2155

Trench and Excavation Technician Task Book DFS-K4-2155 Word

Instructor Provided Class Equipment List FLUSAR TRENCH RESCUE


Rope Rescue Operations Level &

 Personnel who are members of a Florida State sponsored US&R team who are to be trained to the Trench & Excavation technician level, must have understanding of NFPA 1670 9-3 Trench & Excavation Operations level prior to starting the technician level training. At a successful completion of the technician level, the candidate will have an understanding of the functions and developments of NFPA 1670 9-4.3, procedures (a) to (e).

Florida Urban Search and Rescue System Information

Florida Urban Search and Rescue System will conduct operations at technical rescue incidents safely and effectively based on hazard analysis, risk assessment, training level of personnel, and availability of internal and external resources.



This program is part of the following Certification(s)

Applicable CEU's (16 hours)


Course Equivalency Process

(To determine eligibility of courses not listed in your FCDICE Student Account that you want to use towards a certification)

Course Fee

(Prices vary by providers)

FSFC Schedule and Registration

Visit Marion Technical College (MTC) @ FSFC for Schedule and Registration

Call 352-369-2875 for questions

Marion Techincal College
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