Firefighter Survival (SURV)

Class Description

This course is a physically demanding, comprehensive program dealing with the necessary knowledge and skills relative to rescue procedures needed for self rescue. Emphasis will be placed on search techniques, communications, accountability/location and self rescue procedures. Student must by physically able to crawl, climb and descend ladders, slide on rope and SUPPORT OWN BODY WEIGHT WHILE HANGING BY ARMS.

Prerequisite: ELIF or EBM or FF I

Class Limit: 24 Students

Student Needs: Pen/pencil, TOG and SCBA with spare cylinder


Class Location

Pleasantville VFD
157 W State St
Pleasantville, PA 16341

Class Details

Dates: Sept 7-8, 2024

Times: 8:00 – 17:00 Sa, Su

Hours: 16 hrs


Derek Long
Retired Fire Chief, Oil City Fire; PA State Instructor