In September 17-21, 2018 eight fire-man rescuers from the School and Training Center of the Czech Republic Fire Rescue Service took part in seminar “International rescuers training centre: educational and content aspects” at the iRT centre. In addition, the issues of rendering first aid, using virtual reality programs, extracting victims from the wreckage were considered. Also a memorandum on mutual cooperation between two educational establishments was signed during the event.
25-29.07.2018: Volunteers and employees of the Red Cross and Red Crescent from Bulgaria, Latvia, Lithuania, Estonia, Iran, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Ukraine, Russia and Belarus took part in the 7th International School of the Belarusian Red Cross on emergency response.The school was held in partnership with the Ministry for Emergency Situations and the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Belarus from July 25 to 29, 2018. The main problematic issue of the school was “Migration”. The problem of migration today is already global. It affects not only government agencies and systems, but also the civil society. The task of the joint exercises was to check how different agencies can manage to cope with one problem. And it was successful.
In 14-17 August, 2018 Belarus USAR group went through re-certification according to recommendations of the International Search and Rescue Advisory Group (INSARAG).