KUAK Level 1 Search and Rescue Training

Between 14-18 August 2023 (5 days), 1st Level Search and Rescue Training was successfully completed with the participation of 18 KUAK Team Members at AFAD Istanbul Training Directorate in Yeşilköy.

Training program

Day 1: Basic Information on Disasters and Emergencies.

Day 2: Information on Chemical, Biological, Radioactive, Nuclear Threats and Accidents, Search and Rescue Team Structure, Debris Safety and Markings.

Day 3: Use of protective equipments Chemical, Biological, Radioactive, Nuclear incidents, learning the types of knots used in rescue activities, simulation of rescue from deep areas, landing from high places with a rope.

Day 4: Introduction of the equipment used in urban search and rescue activities and their use in the debris, debris entry techniques, fortification applications.

Day 5: Earthquake Simulation, Flood Simulation, Use of equipment used in urban search and rescue activities in the debris, entry to the debris, fortification applications, access to high areas by climbing.