(LAR) Large Animal Rescue
This course focuses on the technical rope aspect of animal rescue as it pertains to large animals. The course also has an emphasis on animal behavior and utilizes realistic scenarios to better understand and perform successful animal rescues.
It is an intensive three-day, 24 class. It is a mixed lecture/ experience learning course with lots of hands on practicing of animal rescue skills. Other objectives include an in-depth look at the uses of ropes in technical animal rescue, animal handling, setting up technical rope systems, dealing with loose animals on highways, overturned trailers and other large animal disasters.
A course manual, skill sheet, test, Technical Animal Rescue (TAR-TR) Certificate of Completion, I.D. card are all provided during the class.
18 years of age
Adequate health insurance coverage
In good physical condition
Durable pants/ work jeans
Long sleeve shirt
Thick-soled boots/ sturdy shoes