Date: May 29, 2015
Time: 16:00 to 00:00
Place: Borisoglebskiy Village, Yaroslavl region
The Fourth Education and Training Forum for Volunteer Search and Rescue teams, marking International Children’s Day
- General provisions
These provisions outline the procedure for organizing and holding the Fourth Education and Training Forum for Volunteer Search and Rescue teams in 2015, marking International Children’s Day (the Forum).
Dates: 29, 30, 31 May 2015.
Place: Borok Children’s Holiday Camp, Selischi Village, Borisoglebsky district, Yaroslavl region.
Operational radio channel for contacting the organizers: 23-LPD (433.6250 MHz), Alternative radio channel 17-LPD (433.475 MHz).
The Forum will provide:
- Training of volunteer search and rescue teams in the vital skills required for search and rescue activities in a natural, mixed or urban environment.
2. A series of workshops and search and rescue activities in a natural environment to build a strong team spirit, inculcate the theory and skills for several SAR teams to perform combined search and rescue.
3. Active sharing of the volunteers’ experience.
4. Identification of topical issues relevant to the teams’ activities and of ways to tackle them.
5. Enhanced cooperation and interaction between search and rescue teams from different areas.
- Improved collaboration between volunteer search and rescue teams and official structures.
7. Greater public awareness of volunteering and the missing persons issue.
The Forum organizers:
° YARSPAS (Yaroslavl Regional NGO for facilitating the search for missing children)
° Persons in charge of the Forum:
● Aleksei Chernyshev, Tel. +7-910-811-65-64