Technical Rescue

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Throughout the year the Newton Fire Department continues to make training the highest priority. Each firefighter is expected to complete 20 hours of training each month. Below are some examples of technical rescues the Newton Fire Department FF/EMT's are trained to handle:

  • Surface Ice Rescue
  • Confined Space Rescue
  • Vehicle Extrication Rescue
  • Building Collapse Rescue
  • Rope Rescue
  • Trench Rescue