KY FFs Hone Rope Rescue Skills from High-Rise

Oct. 16, 2023
Anchorage Middletown Fire and EMS now has 40 rope rescue technicians following a grueling course.

A dozen Anchorage Middletown firefighters took to high-rise buildings as a part of a unique training to save lives. 

More than 40 firefighters are now certified rope rescue technicians.

"This rigorous course demands unwavering focus, exceptional skill, and extensive knowledge...Trainings like these are vital for our team, ensuring that we are always prepared for any emergency that comes our way," according to a statement on the department's Facebook page.