COURSE REGISTRATION IS RESTRICTED TO QUALIFIED FIRST RESPONDERS. Participants in this course will be introduced to characteristics of rope, rope hardware, and various knots and hitches. Students will participate in patient packaging and stokes basket handling exercises and introduced to basic haul and lowering systems and their practical uses. Most of the program is hands on, and time is alloted for practice to build proficiency.

There are currently no classes scheduled for this course. Please check back at a later time or contact WDCE to see when the course will be offered again.

Workforce Development


Center for Business & Workforce Development

Pennsylvania College of Technology
DIF 29

One College Avenue
Williamsport, PA 17701