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Swiftwater Training Exercise 09/01/2015 and Gear Inspections/End of Year Inventory

Posted by on Tuesday, 1 September, 2015

All Members,

Meet at Station 2 for gear inspection/inventory at 6:00Pm and to prep for SRT Training/Exercise at 7:00Pm.

205 (Equipment Officer) will be on hand to inventory gear and you’ll have an opportunity to prep on the following topics we’ll be going over during our SRT exercise.

  • Boat Operations
  • Swiftwater Rescue Swims
  • Line Guns (Air Powered and Powdered Propellant)
  • Tethered Boats/Carlson Board
  • Kayak basics
  • Tensioned Diagonals.
  • Thowbag techniques.
  • Inflated Fire Hose
  • Water Entrapments
  • Boat Barge/Bridge
  • Rapid Rope Systems for Swift Water Rescue

If you need some prep please watch the following video for some good information and review CMC Rescue and Swiftwater Guidebooks available at Station 2.









Flooding July 2013

Posted by on Friday, 5 July, 2013

We have been responding to calls for several days related to the flooding that has occurred   Please use caution around waterways during these events. Do not attempt to drive thru water.

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Ice Storm 2013

Posted by on Friday, 25 January, 2013

We’ve responded to numerous accidents since this morning. Thanks to everyone for the well wishes, donations, and food during operations this morning and this evening.  NWS has extended the advisory until 12PM Saturday and we advise everyone to avoid driving if possible. There are still many icy spots in the area and the potential for ice forming continues until tomorrow.

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JCRS TR-Ropes Training 2012.

Posted by on Wednesday, 16 May, 2012

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Graduate Mountain Rescue Training

Posted by on Friday, 27 April, 2012

 

Link to more information at NCAREMS