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"The best thing about knowledge is passing it on." Read the blog posts of experts travelling the world to train and exchange knowledge with rescuers from all nationalities.

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  • Educate yourself! 88

    Educate yourself!

    By Ian Dunbar on Friday April 20, 2018

    In addition to the training organized by your Fire & Rescue Service, it may be required to invest some of your free time into your personal development as a rescuer. Read more 1

  • The Importance of the Training Cycle 87

    The Importance of the Training Cycle

    By Ian Dunbar on Friday March 30, 2018

    What is the ideal training cycle for keeping your crew's extrication skills up to date? This blog has the answer. Read more 0

  • Outside the Box Training 85

    Outside the Box Training

    By Ian Dunbar on Friday February 16, 2018

    Don't judge training scenarios on the likelihood of the supposed event. Instead, let's think outside the box and focus on the learning opportunities provided. Read more 1

  • Social Media & Rescue Development 80

    Social Media & Rescue Development

    By Ian Dunbar on Friday October 20, 2017

    About the tremendous value social media can add to the development of rescue techniques. Read more 1

  • Enthusiasm - The Key Ingredient for Training 60

    Enthusiasm - The Key Ingredient for Training

    Wednesday May 25, 2016

    Imagine this: You are asked to provide vehicle extrication training at a location abroad. Where you arrive in the pouring rain, after many hours of travelling by plane and car. Only to discover that your training vehicle doesn't have any wheels, windows, seats and so on. What do you do? A) Consider it an opportunity lost and skip most of the program? or B) Carry on with great enthusiasm? Read more 0