The more you train on rigging configurations for confined space operations the more tricks you'll pick up. The bottom line however should be to keep your systems simple and well organized and that principle begins the moment you tie your first knot.
Stay safe and stay progressive.
See Mike Donahue Live: Mike will be teaching "Rope Rescue Made Simple" an eight-hour hands-on class on July 20 and 21 at Firehouse Expo in Baltimore. Mike will be a panelist on "The Buzz on Technical Rescue" podcast on July 22 at 8:30 a.m. in Room 313.
MICHAEL R. DONAHUE is a 13-year veteran of the fire service is assigned to Rescue Company 1 in Elizabeth, NJ. Mike is the owner and founder of Progressive Rescue, a company dedicated to further firefighter's in all aspect of the job. He holds the title of rescue specialist with New Jersey's Urban Search and Rescue Team (NJ-TF1) and he is actively teaching at Middlesex and Somerset fire academies and the Middlesex County College as their Fire Science Program Coordinator. You can reach Michael by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.