High Angle Rope Rescue Techniques 4/e


Tom Vines and Steve Hudson

Your Definitive High Angle Rope Rescue Guide!

The fourth edition of High-Angle Rope Rescue Techniques: Levels I & II provides comprehensive coverage of all aspects of high-angle rescue, including planning, PPE and equipment, medical considerations, evacuations, and special rescue operations.

Based on the 2013 edition of NFPA 1006, Standard for Technical Rescuer Professional Qualifications, High-Angle Rope Rescue Techniques: Levels I & II provides a broad overview of all rescue techniques to meets the needs of fire service, search and rescue, and many other rope rescue professionals.

The fourth edition has been updated to include:

  • Coverage of new protective equipment, terminology, rescue products, and techniques.
  • All new Skill Drills that provide step-by-step instruction on how to execute important skills and procedures.
  • New You Are the Rope Rescuer and Rope Rescuer in Action case studies that help readers develop and apply critical thinking skills.
  • Separation of High-Angle Rope Rescue I and II Level content throughout the textbook and instructor resources.
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SpecificationsJones & Bartlett, 2016
8 1/2" x 11" softcover
508 pages
ISBN: 978-1-2840-2695-5