Technical Rescue

Technical Rescue

Technical Rescue Team

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At a minimum, divers must be advanced open water certified and complete a dive rescue technician I course. The Dive Team performs rescue and recovery operations and evidence recovery for Law Enforcement.

Swiftwater Team
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The Team is trained in vertical descent procedures and ascent techniques for cliff and cave environments. Each member must have an NFPA approved Rope Technician Course or National Cave Rescue Commission (NCRC) training.

High Angle/ Low Angle and Cave Rescue Team
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The Team is trained in vertical descent procedures and ascent techniques for cliff and cave environments. Each member must have an NFPA approved Rope Technician Course or National Cave Rescue Commission (NCRC) training.

For more information email our Tech Team

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Bedford County EMS is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, religion, national origin, age or veteran status in employment opportunities or benefits. No question on this application is used for the purpose of limiting or excusing any applicant's consideration for employment on a basis prohibited by local, state and federal law.

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