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2017 International “Floodfighter” Emergency Management, Flood and Water Rescue Master Class
March 11, 2017 @ 9:00 am - March 17, 2017 @ 6:00 pm
A vital ‘International Floodfighters Lifesaving’ flood and water rescue conference/workshops to showcase current best practice, review new techniques, equipment and emergency management guidance. An intense programme in techniques and of immersion involvement in development to make the most of the investment in time and budget, but there will be ample opportunity to network with fellow responders in this vital work. A tightened high intensity tactical water rescue programme, focusing on techniques of SAR in both river search and wide area search operations and multiple boat operations. Targeted at those involved in strategy, response and tactical operations to include SAR operators, government representatives, specialist flood and water response staff and senior managers, flood incident managers, instructors, tactical advisers and those responsible for specialist rescue training or procurement of flood and water rescue response apparatus and services. An opportunity for managers and tacticians to share their protocols for the benefit of all.