Technical Rescue

Technical Rescue Team

Deputy Coordinator Anthony Kurtz, 36-7

The primary mission of the Orange County Technical Rescue Team is to utilize specialized resources and trained personnel to locate, extricate, provide immediate medical treatment to victims trapped in collapsed structures, swift water/flooding events, and to conduct life saving operations in other specialized technical rescue situations.

Membership of the Orange County Technical Rescue team is made up of individuals from Career and Volunteer Fire Departments throughout Orange County. Membership is granted based off training, skills, and qualifications as well as roster space. Application to the team as well as process to apply is provided below.  

Orange County Technical Rescue Team Application