SPONSORED BY: Breeze-Eastern

This program is designed as a follow-up to the "Helicopters in Search and Rescue - Basic Level" course provided in the MRA Education Basecamp.  It provides more advanced information required by search and rescue personnel for safe helicopter management. The program also provides a tool for annual review for the experienced rescue leaders.

This material is designed for search and rescue professionals that work frequently with helicopters and helicopter management in their search and/or rescue operations.

At the conclusion of this program, students should be able to:

  • Understand essential elements of helicopter operations within the Incident Command System (ICS)
  • Identify several key elements of helicopter landing and takeoff areas; and,
  • Understand helicopter and heliport management.

To achieve the Certificate  of Completion, participants must review each of the five Lessons, complete a Comprehension Quiz after each lesson, and score 80% or better on the Final  Exam.

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