CanTF2 members attend training on a variety of topics, tailored to their role on the team.  If you are a member of a technical rescue team or disaster response organization and wish to participate in a CanTF2 course, please contact us for a training schedule and to determine course availability.

Courses include:

Technical Rescue

  • Rescue Practices
  • Structural Collapse Awareness
  • Structural Collapse 1 & 2
  • Rope Rescue 1 & 2
  • Rope Access
  • Rigging and Crane Operation
  • Confined Space
  • Trench Rescue
  • Rescue Assistant
  • Vehicle Extrication
  • Flood Rescue - under development
  • Swift Water Rescue
  • Boat Operator Course - under development

Medical

  • Disaster Medical Specialist
  • Canine Emergency Care and Treatment
  • Advanced Canine Treatment - under development

Logistics

  • Logistics Specialist
  • Forklift Operator
  • Cargo/Load Securement

Technical Search

  • Mapping and GPS Operation
  • Technical Search Technician

Canine Search

  • Intro to Canine Search
  • Canine Search Specialist
  • Level 1 Disaster Search Canine Certification
  • Level 2 Disaster Search Canine Certification

Planning

  • Planning Chief Course
  • Technical Info Specialist Course - under development

Incident Operations & Command

  • Basic Emergency Management
  • ICS 100
  • ICS 200
  • ICS 300
  • ICS 400
  • Task Force Leader/Incident Leadership Course
  • Incident Safety Officer

Instructor Courses

  • Instructional Skills Workshop (ISW)
  • NFPA 1041, Level 1 (Part A & B) - Instructor
  • NFPA 1041 Level 2 - Instructor

Exercises

  • Tabletop Exercises
  • Functional Exercises - on site
  • Full Scale Exercises - off site