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DOMINICAN REPUBLIC CERT TRAINING 2017


04/18/2017 18:00

Citizens Emergency Response Training academy, or CERT, ended in Cotui, Dominican Republic in May after 3 days of disaster training with regional first responders. Firefighters learned first aid, search techniques, disaster management and other valuable skills. Read More...

GMR NAMES NEW VICE PRESIDENT


12/01/2016 13:00

Global Mission Readiness is proud to announce the appointment of Patrick DeLair as Vice President and Director of Operations. Patrick will serve as assistant to the CEO and will learn all aspects of the organization. Read More...

VICE PRESIDENT ROONEY STEPS DOWN


11/15/2016 11:07

After eight years of service with GMR, VP Rooney stepped down last week from his post. Brian was instrumental in assisting with building our organization to what is is today. We wish him well as he moves onto other ventures. Read More...

LIFE JACKETS TO MEXICO


11/07/2016 17:35

Summary of a joint water safety program between Mustang Survival, City of Durango, Mexico and GMR to provide 6000 life jackets for children. Read More...

COTUI FIREFIGHTER TRAINING CONCLUDES


02/20/2016 12:03

Our 4th installment of training for the Cuerpo de Bomberos of Cotui, Dominican Republic is in the books. GMR instructors provided a three day crash course that included hose evolutions, pumping apparatus, ground ladders, forcible entry and fire behavior. Read More...

2015 SOUTH AMERICAN TRAINING RECAP


01/04/2016 09:52

As 2015 wound down, GMR ramped up with three ongoing projects in South America. From auto extrication in Colombia, to structural collapse training in Peru, to firefighting education in Bolivia, GMR stayed extremely busy. The needs in Latin America will be great in 2016. Stay tuned for more info! Read More...

UPCOMING COURSES


10/14/2015 20:26

A look at some of the flyers from our upcoming training projects abroad. To inquire, please contact the sponsoring agency. Read More...

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC PROJECT SUMMARY


06/23/2015 16:44

Our continuing work in Cotui, Dominican Republic in May focused on rope rescue techniques and victim stabilization. Our third training mission to Cotui taught the basics of rope rescue including: ropes and knots, anchors, raising and lowering systems and rappels. It is our plan to return in 2016. Read More...

ROPE RESCUE TRAINING UNDERWAY IN COTUI


05/09/2015 09:48

Our 40th project is underway in Cotui, Dominican Republic as GMR rope rescue instructors take their training to firefighters and first responders of the Caribbean nation. Our third training course in the region will focus on rescuing civilians involved in motor vehicle collisions over steep cliffs. Read More...

DURANGO PROJECT


04/07/2015 21:32

Pat De Lair and Burke Slater are at it again, teaching firefighting skills to our bomber friends in Durango, Mexico. This three day course is covering fire behavior, basic skills including hose, ladders and firefighting techniques. Read More...

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