January 2, 2020 / Specialized responder courses scheduled at
VINCENNES, Ind.— VanMor Agency, a specialist rope rescue and
confined space service provider, and Vincennes University Business
& Industry are training Indiana first responders and safety
professionals in Rope Rescue and Confined Space Training programs
starting Jan. 10 in Vincennes.
The course serves as test preparation for Indiana first responders
seeking multiple certifications through the state of Indiana. Training
- Basic rope safety principles
- Rope equipment & systems
- Low & high angle rescues
- Life safety knots
- Anchor systems
- Victim packaging techniques
- Confined space safety principles
- NFPA 1006
- Rescue equipment & systems
Registration is $875 per student. For more information, visit www.vinu.edu/safety.
Manager, Business & Industry South
VINCENNES UNIVERSITY - Indiana’s First College
VU is state-supported with campuses in Vincennes and Jasper, the
Aviation Technology Center and American Sign Language program in
Indianapolis, Early College Career and Technical Education Centers,
and additional sites such as the Gene Haas Training and Education
Center in Lebanon, the Logistics Training and Education Center in
Plainfield, and the Gibson County Center for Advanced Manufacturing
and Logistics in Fort Branch. A leader in developing Early Colleges
statewide, VU also offers instruction at military sites throughout the nation.
In addition to offering a wide range of associate degree and
certificate programs, VU also offers bachelor’s degree programs in
technology, homeland security, nursing, secondary education programs
in mathematics and science, and special education/elementary education.
VU enrolls students from throughout Indiana, 36 other states, and 21
other countries. Tuition and fees are the lowest among Indiana
campuses with residence halls. VU is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.
Founded in 1801, VU is Indiana’s first college and is the only
college in the nation founded by an individual who would later become
President of the United States. William Henry Harrison, the ninth U.S.
President, founded VU while serving as governor of the Indiana
Territory. More information is available at www.vinu.edu.
Vincennes University Newsroom
MARCIA MARTINEZ, University Life Reporter & Sports
812-888-4164 office, 314-599-1519 cell,
Department of University Relations, www.vinu.edu/newsroom