HTR – Intro to Technical Rescue Mod II

SCFR Training Center
15 Backdraft Ln
Edinburg, VA 22824

This course provides a foundation to prepare emergency responders for a wide variety of possible rescue operations which includes basic rescue skills in low and high angle environments, site operations, victim management, and ropes, knots, and anchoring systems.  Completion of this gateway course is a mandatory prerequisite for all Virginia Department of Fire Programs Heavy and Technical Rescue Courses, regardless if the student is seeking Pro-Board certification or not.

Course Name:      HTR - Introduction to Technical Rescue Module 2

Dates:                     September 15 & 16

Time:                      0800 – 1700

Location:               SCFR Training Center

15 Back Draft Lane,   Edinburg, VA   22842

Sponsor:                SCFR

Class is limited to 16


Prerequisites: 18 years of age, HazMat Operations, ITR Mod 1- If you took ITR Mod I online, you MUST email a copy of your certificate to SCFR at


Equipment needs: NFPA rated fire helmet or technical rescue helmet, Steel toe boots, gloves that provide dexterity(non structural), eye protection, long pants, long sleeve shirt.


Registration: Interested applicants need to submit a completed training registration form and Registration fee of $25.00. Send all paperwork to Shannon at Shenandoah County Department of Fire and Rescue. Forms can be downloaded from  Registration deadline is Sept. 4, 2018