Rescue Task Force Instructor Course TBA LaSalle Peru Area

Rescue Task Force Instructor Course TBA LaSalle Peru Area

02-22-2024 8:00 AM - 02-23-2024 4:00 PM


Brian Fengel, Director

Phone: (309) 690-7350
Fax: (309) 690-7359
Jean Swan:

Heather Grove:

Rescue Task Force Instructor Course

Instructor: Beacon Training Group

February 22-23, 2024

 8am – 4pm

 Class will meet at: TBA LaSalle Peru Area

Enrollment Deadline:  February 15, 2024

Course Size:  Minimum –15 Maximum – 25


Course Objective

This 16-hour course is designed to prepare law enforcement officers and firefighter personnel with the skills and abilities to instruct rescue task force concepts and techniques at the department level.  The course is a collaborative training program designed to bring law enforcement and fire service personnel together to provide nationally recognized best practices and strategies for managing, deploying, and utilizing rescue task force teams during active killer/mass casualty events.

Course Content

The course will allow police and fire department trainers opportunities to work together and practice the operational skills required to manage active killer/mass casualty incidents.  The course will prepare prospective instructors with the tools necessary to use adult learning methods to create effective and productive lesson plans and proper learning environments essential to facilitate rescue task force training.  At the culmination of this course, students will be able to define roles, responsibilities, and operational procedures to support a rapid deployment rescue task force response training exercise and program.

What to bring: All Officers are required to have either a training pistol or training rifle with approximately 50 rounds of training ammunition.  If the attending officers do not have access to training weapons, the MTU will provide the weapon.

Mobile In-Service Training Team # 7 Illinois Enforcement Training and Standards Board

MTU #7 request for certification of this course has been approved by the Illinois Law Enforcement Training and Standards Board

Meets the following mandatory training criteria: Pending ILETSB

Rescue Task Force Instructor Course TBA LaSalle Peru Area