This course provides an advanced level ice rescue training including self-rescue, shore based ice rescue techniques, and go ice rescue techniques.  This is a hands-on training program which includes a significant amount of on ice time for skill practice.  It also addresses the effects of cold water on victims, ice rescue techniques, off shore techniques and ice rescue equipment.  Course will include several scenario based ice rescue exercises.


  • Lesson #1
  • Saturday
  • March 5, 2013
  • 0800 – 1600
  • Lesson #2
  • Sunday
  • March 6, 2013
  • 0800 – 1600

At the
Sodus Point Fire Department

**Please Note…
All participants must bring their own Ice/Cold Water Rescue Suit**

A registration fee of $25 will be charged for each individual taking the class.  Please use the enclosed registration form and submit form and payment to:    

NYS Academy of Fire Science
600 College Ave.
Montour Falls, NY  14865-4841

Only 2 people, with appropriate gear, from each department will be allowed to register.  The max class size is 20.   Call my office at 946-5640 with the number of personnel interested from your department, 2 will be registered and the remainder will be put on a waiting list.