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FREE Cold Water Public Info Session
April 24, 2019
If you work or play on or around water, you don't want to miss this exciting opportunity to hear from a world renowned researcher and educator in the field of hypothermia and cold injuries. This pu
Developing a Competency Standard for Industrial Rescue Technicians
March 28, 2019
R&D Initiative to Develop a Competency Standard for Industrial Rescue Technicians In preparation for rare emergency events, organizations must consider factors such as training, response team m
Cold Water Workshop with Dr. Gordon Giesbrecht
February 26, 2019
Don’t miss this highly valuable, opportunity for Emergency First Responders and others who work and play around cold water or provide first response to potentially hypothermic victims. Technical Ro
NPFA Rescue Training - 2019
December 4, 2018
Starting in January this year, TRR will be hosting its 2nd Annual Rescue Training School, where you can train to the NFPA 1006 Standards – Level I and II for High Angle and Confined Space Technical
New Operations & Training Facility
September 11, 2018
TRR is pleased to announce that we will now conduct all operations and training at Atlantic Safety Centre
Rescue Planning at #CSSEpdc2018
April 13, 2018
Want to influence the content of our workshop at the #CSSEpdc2018 in Niagra Falls this year? Just send us an email to email@example.com and we'll do our best to address them during the presentation! &
Instructor Development Seminars - Fall 2018
March 23, 2018
TRR’s FALL PROTECTION INSTRUCTOR DEVELOPMENT SEMINAR consists of 5 days of intensive training. The first 2 days will include an in-depth review of TRR’s 2 day WorkplaceNL Approved Fal
Fall Protection / Confined Space / Rescue - Making Equipment Cost Effective
March 21, 2018
We understand that equipment purchases can tally up to a pretty significant investment, once you consider maintenance, seasonality, inspections, and replacement. Not to mention that most times the equ
Open House - Sep 20th - Win an iPad!
August 31, 2017
TRR will be hosting an open house/meet & greet at our training facility in Dartmouth NS on September 20th from 12pm to 4pm, following the CSSE Professional Development Conference, and we'd lov
TRR Rescue School 2017
June 20, 2017
Be sure to book your seat early and take advantage of our pre-registration discount If you’d like to discuss which courses would be best for you, or a specific training path you’d like to take,
Navigating NFPA Standards for 1006
March 9, 2017
In the ever-evolving world of fire services, firefighters & first-responders are becoming tasked with significantly more duties than fire suppression & patient care. Unfortunately, because of
Spring Cleaning Sale - 30% Off
February 24, 2017
PPE Inspection - Competent Person
February 13, 2017
Gain competency in the thorough examination of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) June 5 - 7 | St. John's NL This is a Petzl Course and will be taught by our Petzl Technical Representative
2017 NL Training Calendar Available Now
November 18, 2016
2017 Course Calendar Updates We now have our 2017 Newfoundland & Labrador training calendar set and ready for booking your courses. We’ve published the course dates to our online calendar locat
Welcome to our Newest Team Member
November 7, 2016
It’s certainly been a busy few months for Technical Rope & Rescue, as we continue to grow and expand, so busy in fact, that this welcome to our newest team member is a bit belated! As we shared
Now Available in Nova Scotia
October 7, 2016
NS & NL compliant, Fall Protection or Confined Space training in one Course! We are proud to announce that we have a training facility in Nova Scotia! We have teamed up with another t
September 22, 2016
As the need for safety, training, and rescue services continues to grow, so is Technical Rope & Rescue. TRR is truly pleased to announce that we are now expanding into Nova Scotia and the Maritime
The Wreck of the Waterwitch
August 16, 2016
Technical Rope and Rescue assisted the Pouch Cove Heritage Society to complete the same climb that Alfred Moores did many years ago, as he carried people to safety after the Waterwitch ran aground nor
Understanding Competency vs. Training
August 5, 2016
Understanding Competency Competency is a combination of observable and measurable skills and abilities that contribute to ones performance; it is one's skills, knowledge and experience. It is impor
Rescue Planning - An Essential Part of Fall Protection Part 2 of 2
July 4, 2016
The high angle environment is unforgiving and any detail missed on the ground could result in severe injury or death during a rescue. It is important for rescue plans to be complete and thorough, ensu
Rescue Planning - An Essential Part of Fall Protection, Part 1 of 2
June 27, 2016
When working at height most people are cautious, as they are aware of the risks associated with a fall. While working at height, it may be difficult to concentrate on the task at hand and ensure you a
TRR Releases Spring Training Dates
March 30, 2016
Check out our interactive calendar for TRR's latest training courses.
NEW Interactive Training Calendar
February 21, 2016
Technical Rope & Rescue is pleased to announce that their clients can now avail of their NEW interactive training calendar. Clients can now save and import training dates directly to their mobil
January 28, 2016
CAREER OPPORTUNITY Location: St. John’s and Region HSEQ Coordinator / Instructor Technical Rope & Rescue provides safety solutions to clients who work at height, in confined s
2016 Training Announced
January 20, 2016
Technical Rope & Rescue has released its 2016 training dates for Fall Protection, Confined Space and Industrial Rescue Training. TRR has scheduled monthly classes for each of the above courses.
April 8, 2015
NFPA is routinely asked if the organization has a role in firefighter certification...
NFPA 472 vs HAZWOPER
April 8, 2015
HAZWOPER is shorthand for Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response which is a standard ...
Caribbean Business Growth
March 10, 2015
TRR is expanding our export capabilities into the Caribbean in the near future!
Fall Protection Training
March 5, 2015
TRR is holding a Fall Protecting Training course! Limited seats still available!
Industrial Rescue Training
March 3, 2015
On April 13 TRR is holding an Industrial Rescue Training course. Seats still available!
Training Calendar 2015
January 29, 2015
TRR has updated our training calendar for 2015! These courses are offered for open enrollment.
TRR Hires Work Term Student
January 23, 2015
Technical Rope and Rescue is pleased to welcome Aaron Moore as our new MUN work term student!
Congratulations Dave Healey on your CRSP Designation!
August 11, 2014
TRR's own Dave Healey is now a Canadian Registered Safety Professional!
Fall Protection Awareness Drop Test Demonstration
July 31, 2014
Fall Protection Awareness Drop Test Demonstration hosted by Hazmasters...
1-Day Fall Protection Training Refresher
July 28, 2014
Technical Rope & Rescue has recently been approved by WHSCC to deliver their new one day Fall Protection training refresher...
TRR's Fire and Emergency School 1006 Core Rescue Training
June 27, 2014
The 2014 Fire and Emergency Training School took place in Clarenville from May 24-30. Technical Rope and Rescue was proud to provide
TRR is now an Authorized Training Partner with Capital Safety
April 23, 2014
Capital Safety and Technical Rope & Rescue Inc. are pleased to announce an agreement whereby Technical Rope & Rescue Inc. is now an Authorized Training Partner with Capital Safety!
NLCA Fall Protection Planning Session
April 23, 2014
TRR will be participating in NLCA's Fall Protection Planning Session, held on Tuesday May 13 in St John's.
Competent Gas Detection Technician: TRR Offers a New Course in Air Monitoring
March 7, 2014
TRR has developed this program in conjunction with one of North America’s top theoretical chemists...
Capital Safety (DBI/Sala) Training Partner
March 6, 2014
Technical Rope & Rescue Inc. is pleased to announce we are a Capital Safety (DBI/Sala) Training Partner
Certified installers of Capital Safety (DBI/SALA) HLL'S
February 5, 2014
Technical Rope & Rescue Inc. is pleased to announce we are now certified installers of Capital Safety (DBI/SALA) Horizontal Lifeline Systems.
Fall Protection for Supervisors and Safety Professionals: A New TRR Course
February 1, 2014
TRR is now offering a new course! Fall Protection for Supervisors and Safety Professionals is a new course for anyone who is responsible for workers at height.
TRR featured in THE OIL & GAS MAGAZINE
December 16, 2013
Check out Technical Rope & Rescue featured in "Technical Rope & Safety", in the latest edition of The OGM.
New Course – Certified ATV Rider Training
September 13, 2013
Our difficult access and on-site work safe services are expanding to include assisting clients with operating at remote work locations