Rescue training continues with unabated rate for the newest Volunteers in the context of an educational program focused on safe immobilization and transportation of a victim. In their latest class, the volunteers were introduced to a Sked type Rescue Stretcher.
Meanwhile, both Medical team and Mountain Rope Rescue Departments continued their training, in theoretical and practical level.
Members of EPOMEA Egaleo, Larisa and Icaria experienced fun and relaxing moments during their excursion to Karpenisi of Evritania. The organised expendition had activities such as rafting and kayak on the Trikeriotis river on Saturday and off-road tour with jeeps in the general area.Read more
For the 11th continuous year, athletic biker’s association P.A.S. HERMES of Municipality of Markopoulo has organized the mountain bike race MTB XCO. This race was dedicated in memory of Balcan champion Ilias Kelesidis and took place on Sunday 19 Ferbuary 2017 at Merenda of Markopoulos.
At the end of the race, honorable citation was given to EPOMEA for their contribution in the successful conclusion of the organization.
On Saturday 10/2/2017 EPOMEA Egaleo attended the Degree nominations event organized by the Foreign Language school “k&d Kosmidou – Derziotis” in the cultural center “Antonis Samarakis” in Keratsini, providing health care and first aid to the attendees.Read more
EPOMEA Egaleo was present yesterday, February 15 of 2017, in the award event organized by the Region of Attica, for the citation of civil protection volunteer teams of Attica. Represantitive of EPOMEA Egaleo and president of the team Mr Roumeliotis George was awarded by the Chief of Fire Unit Mr Vasileios Kapelios.Read more
On Thursday 15/2/2017, Dr Karistinos George , Kardiologist ,officer of the Hellenic Air Force and writer of two books (The seven trumpets of Revelation and School Biology Seventh Grade).
Volunteers had the opportunity to study in detail the anatomy and function of the human heart as well as basic principles of cardiac damage.
The meeting between ESTF GR (EPOMEA GR) with representatives of the Bulgarian Government and the Bulgarian Embassy in Thessalonica ended in resounding success.Read more
The learning circles on the subject of earthquakes with rapporteur Mr. Kerpelis Ploutarhos came to its conclusion for the members of EPOMEA Egaleo. Mr. Kerpelis is a well respected, certificated graduate Engineer of NTUA and OASP (Organization for Earthquake planning and Protection), MSc, MPS in preventing and management of Natural Disasters and Directorate Head of Social Seismic Protection. Mr.Kerpelis raised awareness on crucial subjects such as Emergency Planning, pre-earthquake and aftershocks.Read more
On Monday 6/2/17 the 2nd seminar Mr. Kerpelis Ploutarhos certificated graduate Engineer of NTUA and OASP (Organization for Earthquake planning and Protection), MSc, MPS on Prevention and Management of Natural Disasters Directorate Head of Social Seismic Protection.
The seminar will be broadcasted live on our channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCCOtwc4Z4C1PMAptUW5Bg_Q
EPOMEA Egaleo was once again supporter of athetism and emulation.
The basket championships that took place in the gymnasium "Stayros Venetis" between Egaleo vs Poseidon of N. Psychico, ended with no injuries inflicted on the athletes.
1st seminar with Mr. Kerpelis Ploutarchos certificated graduate Engineer of NTUA and OASP (Organization for Earthquake planning and Protection), MSc, MPS in preventing and management of Natural Disasters and Directorate Head of Social Seismic Protection on management and personal organization against earthquakes.
Proper anti seismic behavior, panic management, education and taking the right measurements before and after an earthquake both indoors and outdoors were a few of the subjects of the first learning circle of Mr. Kerpelis Ploutarhos certificated graduate Engineer of NTUA and OASP (Organization for Earthquake planning and Protection), MSc, MPS in preventing and management of Natural Disasters and Directorate Head of Social Seismic Protection.Read more
On Monday 30/1/2017 EPOMEA Egaleo had the pleasure to host the members of Cyprus Team CCPVC and have them give a presentation on technical Search and Rescue.The lecture began with Mr. Marinos who talked about INSARAG (International Search and Rescue Advisory Guidelines) and more specifically on identifying a void after collaption of buildings as a result of earthquake activity, about marking signs and their meaning.
Mr Ilias followed with collapse types and the immediate actions that must be taken after an earthquake such as victim rescue, management of victim's relatives, intervention of rescue teams.