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National College Credit Recommendation Service

Board of Regents  |  University of the State of New York

New York City Fire Department | Evaluated Learning Experience

Diver Stress and Rescue (SOC 301)

Course Category: 

12 hours (1.5 days). 


May 2002 - August 2007. 

Instructional delivery format: 
Traditional classroom model
Learner Outcomes: 

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. 

Credit recommendation: 

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).