Machinery Rescue Class at HROC 2017

This program will be Day 2 & 3 at HROC 2017 on Pensacola Beach. This is NOT THE MAN M MACHINE class taught by PL Vulcan. This is lead by the Famous Andrew Brassard who is a highly experienced welder and fabricator. He is highly experienced in machinery and builds some of the best props out there. Andrew is a VERY HUMBLE BROTHER who’s focus is primarily on training fellow firefighters in what he has learned Through training and actual responses to significant entrapments of humans in machines built by humans. Along with Andrew, we will have the lengendary Captain Morris “FDNY R1 Retired” and Josh Materi Seattle R1 covering other Heavy Rescue Operations. This is NOT A COPY CAR COURSE, but a course taught by highly trained and experienced firefighters  


16-hr Machinery Rescue Operations Course: Day 2 and 3 of HROC 2017. This is separate from HROC registration and you must register at link below. You can attend HROC lectures on Day 1 or Breakout lecture on Rescue Operations. Class Limited to 40 Students.

(40 students maximum)

Day 1 will be your choice to attend Big Room with HROC Lectures or Breakout room on Heavy Rescue Operations “Lecture”, but you must be registered for the 16 Hour Man N Machine to be in Big Room or break out class on Day 1 and be in this Class. There will be no free/comp spots for this class. The Attendee roster will be exact and a max of 40 students.

Day 2

– Morning lecture reviews case histories, lock-out/tag-out, tool kits, and medical


– Morning rotations cover tool familiarization, torch use, size-up, and lock-


– Lunch break to be determined

– Afternoon rotations cover meat grinder entrapment, hand/finger entrapment, fence impalement & auger entrapment, and real machinery scenarios.

Day 3