Rescue Task Force Training-Shannon

Registrations are closed for this event
Date: Saturday, April 28, 2018
Registration Deadline: Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Instructor Location:
Eastland Elementary Grade School
601 S. Chestnut Street
Shannon, IL
Member's Fee: $0
Non-Member & Civilian Fee: $0

Rescue Task Force Class

This class is hosted by Shannon Fire Department in partnership with Mercy Health Systems.

It is cost free for Carroll County Fire/EMS/Police and the Carroll County Sheriff’s Office.

Registration Required: To register contact Shannon District Chief Jim Klinefelter @ 815-761-6202


This course is designed to define roles, responsibilities, and operational procedures to support a Rescue Task Force response during an active shooter type event. The course will allow police and fire/EMS first responders the opportunity to identify the operational skill sets required to manage this type of an event.


  1. Provide participants a suggested structure for the command and control of an active shooter event using a unified command process
  2. Provide participants an understanding of the Rescue Task Force concept and philosophy
  3. Provide participants an understanding of Rescue Task Force responsibilities, tactics, techniques and strategies