Engineering Practical Rope Rescue Systems

Author: Michael G. Brown
Publisher: Delmar Pub
ISBN: 9780766801974
Size: 73.16 MB
Format: PDF
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The book provides a complete look at team integrity and development issues as well as team efficiency concepts that create a superior survival profile for users.

Climbing Self Rescue

Author: Andy Tyson
Publisher: The Mountaineers Books
ISBN: 9780898867725
Size: 71.35 MB
Format: PDF
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Because few climbers carry fancy (and expensive) search and rescue gear, all skills taught in this book use the items typically found on a climbing rack: rope, carabiners, slings, and cord.

The Annapolis Book Of Seamanship

Author: John Rousmaniere
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1451650248
Size: 71.62 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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This edition of Annapolis is a major overhaul. Over half the book has been revised; old topics and features have been updated, and many new ones have been introduced.

Climbing Anchors

Author: John Long
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1493001337
Size: 35.64 MB
Format: PDF
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This new edition of Climbing Anchors is the climber's complete and authoritative source of information on protection, from fundamental knots to sophisticated rigging and equalizing skills.

Swiftwater Rescue

Author: Slim Ray
ISBN: 9780988243507
Size: 76.70 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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It is written to save lives - yours and your teammates as well as those of the people you rescue. Swiftwater rescue is one of the most dangerous types of technical rescue - this book shows you how to stay alive and succeed."--Back cover.

Exam Prep

Author: Ben A. Hirst
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 9780763728502
Size: 70.37 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Designed to thoroughly prepare you for a Technical Rescuer certification, promotion, or training examinaion.

On Rope

Author: Bruce Smith
Publisher: Vertical Section National Speleological Society
Size: 55.66 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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North American vertical rope techniques for caving, search and rescue, firefighting, rope rescue, mountaineering, window cleaning, river runners, rock climbing, arborists, event riggers, military operations, challenge courses, nautical ...