Illinois Fire Service Institute


Elevator Rescue : 8.00 Hours

Course Description

This course is designed for students who will be involved in operations where an
elevated anchoring system for rope rescue is needed. This training is primarily
tailored for elevator rescue situations such as, those conducted in “blind shafts”
or when the elevator door is not accessible. In this course the student will be
refreshed on monitoring for air quality, ventilation procedures, lock out tag out
procedures, and how to create pseudo anchors. It is highly recommended that
students have Rope Rescue Operations and/or Confined Space Rescue training.


  Syllabus - Elevator Rescue.pdf

This course is part of the following Programs

  • rope rescue
  • sotp


There are no prerequisites to taking this course

If you have specific questions about this course contact MICHAEL WOODARD

If you are interested in having this course taught in your area, contact MICHAEL WOODARD or your regional representative.

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Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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