Sunday, January 1, 2012

Rescue Training for Vermont Fire, EMS, SAR and Industrial Teams
Training, Consulting, Evaluation & Rescue Program Development

Robert Riversong, Rescue Specialist

aVERT (at)

Low & High-Angle Rope Rescue, 
River Rescue, Backcountry Rescue, Cave Rescue

basic knots – simple anchors
low-angle rappeling & belaying

more knots – anchor systems
steep-angle litter raising, lowering, & belaying systems

loads, forces & vectors
multi-point load-distributing anchors
back-ties & directionals – artificial high anchors
compound & complex mechanical advantage pulley systems
patient pick-offs – vertical litter lowering & raising systems – offsets & highlines

curriculum and practicum created to meet your specific needs