Course Description

A combination of classroom learnings and hands-on training, this course helps first-responders learn the legal requirements for scene control according to the Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD), OSHA and DOT regulations, and is designed around state and national mandates to eliminate the all too frequent tragic deaths and injuries while working the accident scene.

  • Debunking the myths of scene protection
  • Learning safe apparatus exiting protocols
  • Maintaining safe lateral buffers
  • Practicing effective traffic direction techniques
  • Understanding emergency vehicle placement
  • And more
Approved Training:

Michigan Q60B SMOKE-Fireworks Funds Approved Course!

Professions Served

The following professions are best suited for this course. If you have questions about using this course for other professions not listed, please contact us.

  • EMTs and paramedics
  • Firefighters
  • Police and public safety officers
  • Tow truck drivers and wrecker personnel
  • All other emergency vehicle operators

Testimonials

“Very informative! As a supervisor of an ambulance company it helped me with the placement of my rigs for crew safety.” Field Supervisor CC, Pro-Med Ambulance, Muskegon, MI

“Great job guys! Great presentation and examples. Nice and interactive.” Firefighter B., Looking Glass Fire Department, Grand Ledge, MI

“Great Job! Very well done-liked how you brought in local incidents for evaluation.” Firefighter H., North Muskegon Fire Department, Muskegon, MI

“This was an excellent review of what is required and what can keep us safe.” Deputy Chief G., Muskegon Township Fire Department, Muskegon, MI

“Third class with you guys and learn something new every time.” Lieutenant O., North Muskegon Fire Department / Pro-med Ambulance, Muskegon, MI

“Everything was greatly researched and presented… “Firefighter S., Looking Glass Fire Department, Grand Ledge, MI

WHO’S TRAINING YOU?

Meet 2 The Rescue Co-owner Terry Bykerk

A retired two-time Police Officer Of The Year nominee with more than 25 years in law enforcement, Terry applies over 5,000 hours of experience in the classroom and practical skill instruction to the benefit of emergency responders and others. The holder of multiple certifications relating to law enforcement, precision driving, executive protection and more, he has a unique way of imparting lessons learned from his successes and failures. These are presented not just as “war stories” but as practical advice seminar participants can use every day.

Meet 2 The Rescue Co-owner Mike Wierenga

A 20-plus year veteran in firefighting and law enforcement, Mike is an active-duty training officer for a police department in western Michigan. He has more than 4,500 hours of hands-on and classroom instruction. This former Police Officer Of The Year combines over 300 hours of critical incident stress management training with front-line applications in multiple line-of-duty deaths, officer-involved shootings, suicides and other violent tragedies. His passion for the safety and emotional wellness of emergency responders and their loved ones is easily seen by all in his presentations.