AIM

The aim of the RTCI is to enable delegates to devise and deliver competency based training on the technical aspects and operational use of all related RTC equipment and procedures.

TARGET GROUP

This course is designed for experienced firefighters, who require the knowledge and skills essential to design and deliver safe and effective road Traffic Collision Rescue Training.

 PRE-REQUISITES

Delegates attending ISTC for this training must have:

  • Proven teaching or mentoring skills
  • Be competent in producing visual aids for teaching Purposes.
  • Proven experience and be competent in the use of RTC equipment

 CERTIFICATION

On a successful completion of this course, a certificate of attendance will be issued where appropriate

VALIDITY

Three years

ASSESSMENT

RTCI (Road Traffic Collision Instructor)

MEDICAL AND HEALTH REQUIREMENTS

training and/or assessment activities contained with this course may include physically demanding and potentially stressful elements. All personnel who participate in such activities must be physically and mentally capable  of participating fully

COURSE CONTENT

RTC Philosophy

Vehicle Construction

Vehicle Satbility

Glass Management

Cutting Techniques

Hydraulic Tool Safety

Crew Approach Method Casualty Handling

Use of the Longboard

New Vehicle Technology

Risk Assessment

Exercise planning

Risk assessment

Lesson planning

Role of the observer/safety

Syndicate exercise  preparation and presentation

De-briefing skills