Background and Purpose
The Burnsville Fire Department's Technical Rescue Team was organized in 1999. The purpose is to provide the community with highly trained personnel to respond to special rescue incidents.
The Technical Rescue Team is capable of responding to specialty type rescues throughout the city, as well as in our neighboring communities.
While the entire department receives technical rescue training, a core group of firefighter/paramedics representing each shift are selected to receive advanced training in the rescue specialties such as: