Rope Rescue Technician
Union College • April 2, 2024
Full Dates: April 2, 2024 – April 5, 2024
Duration: 4 days (30 hours)
Private RRT Course, sponsored by Union Adventist University. Registration can be acquired by contacting Andrew Saunders at Andrew.firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Rope Rescue Technician (RRT) course covers concepts and techniques to enable small teams to undertake technical rope rescues. A building block approach is used throughout the course so that candidates can progress from key concepts through to the rigging and operation of full systems for raising, lowering, and highline rescues.
Location and Logistics
3800 S. 48th Street
Lincoln, NE 68506
This course will be hosted in the International Rescue and Relief Department on the south side of campus.
Aaron Kent has been working in first response and outdoor education since 2010. He is a Rescue 3 International Instructor Trainer in Ropes, Water, and Ice Rescue, and is an Instructor Trainer for the Wilderness Medical Training Center International. He is an adjunct professor at several colleges and universities nationwide and has worked in international public health and expedition leadership for most of his professional career. He is also the regional director for the Southwest Region of Rescue 3 International.