Special Note: Glenn Dreyer is on special assignment with the US Military so when you call the number above you'll be talking to Jerry Smith of Progressive Rescue Solution. He'll be taking over all of the rope rescue training and equipment sales for Technical Rescue Northwest, until Glenn gets back.
Progressive Rescue Technician I & II is a 40 hour course in rope rescue techniques. The course was developed to enable the student to combine the Progressive Rescue Technician Course I and II in a convenient five day package that runs $595 per student. The course begins with a classroom review of equipment, knots and safety. The class then moves outside for "hands on" work in rappelling, belaying, mechanical advantage raising system, packaging, pickoff, knot passing and possible highline.
Progressive Rescue Awareness in low angle rescue is a 24 hour course that runs $495 per student. The course begins with a classroom review of equipment, knots, safety, patient packaging, mechanical advantage raising and lowering system.
The rope course meets NFPA 1670, 1006 and CCR Registered.
Course Special: Upon completion of your course(s), you'll receive a discount off Rope Rescue Equipment from Progressive Rescue Solutions (PRS). Download the PRS Product Catalog and call Glenn Dreyer at 360-239-0939 with your equipment list to get your savings.
- Fire & Rescue Agencies
- Industrial Rescue Teams
- Law Enforcement/Tactical
- Mountain Rescue Teams
- Military/Special Forces
- Homeland Security
- International Classes
Open Enrollment or Private Classes:
- Low Angle Rope Rescue
- High Angle Rope Rescue
- Forcible Entry Techniques
- Rescue Tools & Equipment
- Tactical Rope Training for Special Operations
- Special Rescue - Elevator & Mechanical Rescue
Technical Rescue Northwest's instructor, Glenn M. Dreyer, has been in fire service since 1974 and a career fire fighter since 1984. Glenn has his IFSAC Fire Instructor I, II and III as well as his National Board on Fire Service Professional Qualifications (PROBOARD Accreditation) Fire Service Instructor I, II, and III and his Fire Service Instructor I, II, and III from the Maryland Fire Service Personnel Qualifications Board, Inc. He's been teaching basic rope rescue courses since 1994 and is the senior rope instructor in his department. He teaches both high angle and low angle rescue. Glenn has made it a priority to attend training regularly to keep up his skills and knowledge.
Progressive Rescue Solutions, Inc.
2181 Liough Dr
Clarkdale, AZ 86324
• Progressive Rescue Solutions
• MGS Tech
• Alpine Experience
• Northwest Fire & Rescue Expo
• All Hands Global Emergency Management Consulting
• International SAR Alliance
• ERI International
• ERI Canada, Inc.
• CKD & Associate, LLC
• National Association for Search & Rescue
• EMD (Washington State)
• Washington State Council of Fire Fighters
• Mountain Rope Safety Courses
• Wilderness & Urban Search & Rescue Training