New York City Fire Department | Evaluated Learning Experience
Diver Stress and Rescue (SOC 301)
12 hours (1.5 days).
May 2002 - August 2007.
Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to: define the cause and prevention of stress; identify how to detect and deal with it; and demonstrate competency in accident management and rescue skills.
Major topics include: trench operations learning, con-ed vacuum truck demonstration, skills station assemble, trench panels, set panels in trench simulator, gin pole air bag rigging, t-shaped trench, and panel placement simulator.
In the vocational certificate or lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 2 semester hours in Physical Education (5/04 - review conducted by the American Council on Education).