A lesson for the organization and use of a fully equiped First Aid kit was held for the Teenage Rescuers.
They came in contact with the basic materials that a pharmacy needs to have for wound care, but also how we treat an injured person.
True to their duty, the Teen Rescuers were present on Saturday's meeting, attending the course of Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR).
The technique of giving chest compressions and rescue breaths to a victim who has collapsed and does not breathe until specialized help comes.
Company representatives of P. PETROPOULOS SA, a company that leads the automotive industry in Greece, had the opportunity to attend during the previous week a First Aid and Earthquake Protection seminar.Read more
Another lesson was held yesterday for the Mountain Rescue Department of EPOMEA Egaleo. Trainees practiced knots, anchorages and multipaths. They also met the operation of the trip / descend tripod, which is one of the most important rescue tools. At the same time, the First Aid Department took care of the concentration, cleanliness and maintenance of medical equipment.Read more
With great enthusiasm, the courses of the Teenage Rescue School began. In today's first lesson, our teenage volunteers had the opportunity to get to know each other, to learn about the importance and role of Volunteerism, and to learn how to cope with syncope by the Instructor and President of EPOMEA Mr. Roumeliotis Georgios.Read more
Mr Pervelis Panagiotis, diving and water rescue instructor of the Hellenic Air Force, conducted a 3- hour theoretical lesson on rescue diving, followed by a brief seminar on water rescue for our newest volunteers.
The second lesson contained basic principles and rules of proper diving behavior and presented the necessary equipment of a diver and its use.
The Training Program of the Fire Brigade Academy for Forest Protection and Fire Fighting is in progress for members of the Voluntary Organizations of the General Secretariat of Civil Protection.Read more
Once more, students and teachers of 7th grade of the 5th General High School of Egaleo had the opportunity to attend a seminar on first aid at the school’s amphitheater on Thursday April 6th.
Students and Teachers of 3rd Evening School of Agioi Anargiroi had the opportunity to attend a different and most interesting lesson .
With the guidance of assistant trainer and General Secretary of EPOMEA, Mr Stylianos Sylaidis, the attendees were guided through basic actions that anyone must know for the provision of First Aid .
Mr Pervelis Panagiotis, Officer of Hellenic Air Force guided EPOMEA's newest volunteer recruits through the basic knowledge of water rescue.
He explained in detail how to handle an emergency situation, the way to approach a victim as well as the actions that must be performed before and after rescuing procedures.
On Saturday 04/01/2017 at the premises of EP.OM.E.A. Egaleo an educational seminar was held on Basic Life Support with the use of an automatic external defibrillator (BLS / AED).
The seminar included mainly practical exercises from experienced and certified trainers of the European Resuscitation Council (ERC).
At the end of the seminar, an examination was held, in accordance with European standards as defined by the ERC and the laureates received their certifications.
Our newest recruits had their first aquaintance with the tools and components of a fire engine during yesteday's class.
Presented by three men for the fire service of the 2nd Fire Station, Municipality of Athens, volunteers were educated on
the uses and the function of basic firefighting equipment.
Our volunteer's training will continue at the Fire Fighting Academy where, in a few days, the 2017 educational program will
open, on the subjects of Forest preservation and Wildfire suppression.
Continuation of theoretical lessons in Rope and Mountain Rescue department, where trainees. with the help of older members and direction from trainers Mr. Kasiotis Vasilios and Mr. Kominakis Dimitrios, became familiar with basic knot tying techniques and their functions. The lesson honored with his presence the Water Rescue department trainer, Mr. Troianos Spyros.Read more
A theoretical lesson was held by Mr. Polichronis Konstantinos of the Meteorology department – EPOMEA Paianias and administrator of http://www.xalazi.gr/ on Thursday 15/3/2017 for the 5th recruit group of Volunteers, who were taught about the several types of clouds and how to forecast the weather based on this knowledge.Read more