ERIC Number: ED330878
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: 0
Rescue Manual. Module 4.
Ohio State Univ., Columbus. Instructional Materials Lab.
This learner manual for rescuers covers the current techniques or practices required in the rescue service. The fourth of 10 modules contains 8 chapters: (1) construction and characteristics of rescue rope; (2) knots, bends, and hitches; (3) critical angles; (4) raising systems; (5) rigging; (6) using the brake-bar rack for rope rescue; (7) rope rescue techniques; and (8) aerial ladder and aerial platform rescue. Key points, an introduction, and conclusion accompany substantive material in each chapter. (NLA)
Descriptors: Accidents, Emergency Programs, Emergency Squad Personnel, First Aid, Learning Modules, Occupational Safety and Health, Postsecondary Education, Rescue, Safety, Safety Education
Instructional Materials Laboratory, Ohio State University, 842 West Goodale Blvd., Columbus, OH 43212 ($4.00; set of 10, $33.00).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Univ., Columbus. Instructional Materials Lab.
Note: For related modules, see CE 057 708-717. Photographs may not reproduce well.