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NFPA 1006(2013)

Standard for Technical Rescuer
Professional Qualifications

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Chapter 3

definitions

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14 disciplines for Technical Rescuers

rope
confined space
trench
structural collapse
vehicle
machinery
wilderness
surface water
swift water
surf
dive
ice
cave
mine and tunnel

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Chapter 2

referenced publications

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multiple point anchor system

more than 1 anchor point that is
load sharing either equally or unequally
and can be equalizing

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single point anchor system

just 1 anchor point

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anchor point is where ____

u connect to the anchor system

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belay

method to control a potential fall and
prevent/minimize injury to a person or
damage to the rope or rope components

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belay system

non-tensioned and manually operated
system designed to belay a load

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benching or benching system

creating a step or series of steps in a
trench wall or excavation to protect from
cave-in

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"beneficial system"

auxiliary powered equipment in vehicles
or machinery that can enhance/facilitate
rescues

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bombproof

single anchor that can support all loads or
potential loads and shock loads to a rope
system without the possibility of failing

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bight

rope bent back on itself 180 degrees

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cave

natural underground void space created
by geologic processes

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cave-in

when a mass of soil or rock from the sides
of a trench or excavation fall into the trench
either by falling or sliding. it is also when
soil or rock fall away from trench shielding and into the space.