VR18 - Air Cushions (heavy vehicle recovery)
Provides recovery operators with the necessary skills to assess and safely employ air cushions in the righting of overturned heavy vehicles. An extension of the VR16 module and operators must have achieved VR16 before taking VR18.
Recovery operators will learn to assess, plan and implement a recovery of the casualty vehicle using air cushions and winching. All practical and theoretical aspects of their safe use in lifting and lowering the vehicle will be tested.
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