This is a five day (40 hour) course. Structural Collapse Specialist 2 (SCS2) meets NFPA 1006 Standard for Technical Rescue Personnel Professional Qualifications level of Technician. Focus of this course is operating on incidents involving the collapse and failure of Heavy Floor, Pre-Cast Concrete and Steel Frame Construction. Key topics that will be covered: Establishing a plan and requesting appropriate resources, search practices and techniques, heavy building shoring and stabilization, breaching reinforced concrete, cutting/burning steel structural members. accessing hazards related to building collapse, lifting and moving heavy objects, basics of rigging and crane operations.

Senior Instructor: Rich Atwood
Location: North Net Training Center
Date: October 9-13, 2023
Time: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Fee: $ 1,000.00 per individual ( Course Tuition $925.00 + Mandatory SFT Certificate Fee $75.00)
Class size: 48


  • Structural Collapse Specialist 1: Operations (SFT) OR
  • Rescue Systems 1 (SFT) AND Rescue Systems 2 (SFT)
  • Confined Space Rescue: Technician (SFT)
  • Powder Actuated Tool Licensing (RAMSET / online certificate)Shall be completed prior to class.  Proof of completion will be required the morning of day one.
  • Structural Collapse Specialist (FEMA / computer-based training / 2017 or newer edition) – within two years prior to course registration * Shall be completed prior to class. Proof of completion will be required the morning of day one.

State Fire Marshall Cert will be available to download upon completion of the course.