Curso IRO 2012
IRO Course on collapsed structures for group trainers

On March 23, 24 and 25 two members of the GPSE took part in the IRO course (level II) on collapsed structures for trainers within the ANGPS .


ANGPS Madrid (6)
Technical session on work in rubble

A technical session on how to work in collapsed structure was organised by the ANGPS for persons in charge of training in Rescue Dog Groups. (more…)

Puerto de Pasajes 2011
Working days with the Rescue Dog Group of the Canary Islands

 Our colleagues from the Rescue Dog Group of the Canary Islands spent an intense working week-end with us. We worked on rubble search as well as area search. It turned out very fructiferous week-end with Samuel, Wladis, Jose Luis and their four-legged partners. In addition to working, we also enjoyed ourselves. (more…)

Puerto de pasajes 2011
The Regional Vice-Minister of the Interior of the Basque Government in a G.P.S.E. Training Session

The Regional vice-Minister of the Interior of the Basque Government, Mr. Raul Fernandez de Arroiabe attended a G.P.S.E. trainig session on the demolition grounds in the Port of Pasajes. (more…)

Puerto de Pasajes 2011
Exercises in the rubble of the demolition in the port of Pasajes

During the month of September we started training in the rubble originated by the demolition in the port of Pasajes. We are currently training in the rubble of the building which used to be the fish market. This autumn we aim at working dexterity and techniques thoroughly in this environment. (more…)

IRO Testing Event in Frutigen (Switzerland)

Three teams took part in the Testing Event according to IRO Standards in Frutigen (Switzerland).

Escuela Nacional de Protección Civil, Madrid
Training session in collapsed structures in the E.N.P.C

During the first week-end of October we trained on the premises of the National School of Civil Defence (E.N.P.C.) situated in Rivas-Vaciamadrid. (more…)

P.H. IRO Tenerife 2010
IRO Testing Event on Tenerife (Spain)

Two teams participated in the rubble category in the IRO Testing Event organised on Tenerife by the ANGPS (National Association of Rescue Dog Groups).

Túneles de Kanpazar
Training sessions in the tunnels of the quarry of Kanpanzar

We had the opportunity to work during several days inside the tunnels that are being made in the mountain.

Ayuntamiento Zornotza
Emergency drills in the rubble produced by the demolition of the Town Hall in Zornotza

On December 7th, we carried out an emergency exercise among the rubble produced by the demolition of the Town Hall of Zornotza. Three victims previously hidden were found by G.P.S.E. teams. The demolition had been carried out by Construcciones Sukia.