Oklahoma Task Force 1 Getting Structural Collapse Training In Tulsa

Wednesday, April 14th 2021, 8:04 am
By: News On 6

TULSA, Okla. -

Oklahoma State University Fire Service Training will hold a structure collapse class in Tulsa for the rest of the week. The training is for members of Oklahoma Task Force 1.

Task Force 1 has 125 members from around the state on two teams. Both are Urban Search and Rescue teams and receive similar training to FEMA's Regional Search and Rescue Teams.

The training will give hands-on experience in breaching concrete for rescues in disaster situations.

The group will also get to work with National Guard Members on night operations later in the week.