Article on ropes and knots. Provides information on rope attributes, rope selection, inspection of ropes, care and maintenance of ropes. Also has pictures of different knots.
Article on rope. Provides information on construction, usage, history, styles of rope construction, etc.
68-pae PDF document about firefighters ropes and knots. Ropes are widely use in the fire service, may be your only means for rescue. Ropes and Knots are an important part of training in the fire service. A firefighter must be able to tie simple knots accurately and without hesitation with gloves on and in the dark.
A website on ropes. It covers rope and knots introduction; rope materials and construction; tying knots, hoisting objects; utility rope, life safety rope; and maintenance.
An article about ropes and knots training. Since this is a skill that can be lost if not practiced regularly, once in a while firefighters attend seminars and trainings, also to get new ideas and a newer technique.
Video length: 4 min 50 secs. A video about an overview on ropes and knots.