Special Operations Monthly Training - Boat Operations

Aug 5, 2014 - 12:04 pm

Austin-Travis County Emergency Medical Services Special Operations Rescue Paramedics, along with AFD, conducted boat operator training over a two week period in July at Decker Lake.

Training consisted of inflatable rubber boat (IRB) & trailer training and re-familiarization, motor training & re-familiarization, IRB maintenance & cleaning, & of course time out on the water, "tiller time".

ATCEMS operates 5 Zodiac 420s outfitted with 40hp Evinrude E-tec engines.