Harrisburg, PA (PRWEB) August 05, 2014
The Pennsylvania Boat Commission’s "Water Rescue for the First Responder - NFPA 1670 Awareness Level” course is now available online.
Both the online and classroom versions of the "Water Rescue for the First Responder - NFPA 1670 Awareness Level” provide individuals with information on: scene assessment, activation of the Emergency Response System, evaluation of potential and existing water hazards, scene management, rescue vs. recovery, and personal safety measures. The course meets the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 1670 awareness level standards. Students receive the same certificate for successful completion of either course and can print out their certificates immediately upon completion of the online course.
To learn more about the Commission's water rescue program please visit the water rescue webpage at: http://fishandboat.com/waterrescue.htm
The mission of the Fish and Boat Commission is to protect, conserve, and enhance the Commonwealth’s aquatic resources and provide fishing and boating opportunities. For more information about fishing and boating in Pennsylvania, please visit our website at http://www.fishandboat.com.
For more information, please contact:
Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission