ARCS Disaster Management and Population Movement Department continues organizing community events within the framework of “Building Safe and Resilient Communities in the South Caucasus” project.
This time, Community Response (CR) Teams from 14 communities participated in a 4 stage simulation exercise. Participating CR Teams and stages are presented below:
According to the Project Coordinator Nerses Martikyan, simulation exercises were conducted based on preliminary agreed scenario, where every CT should rescue at least 2 moderately injured victims (fractures, bleeding, etc.) Among simulation exercise activities are: examination of area, victim identification, first aid, crossing river, evacuation of victims and handing them to ambulance.
It is worth to mention that all CR Teams activities were coordinated by Shirak Regional Rescue Service with participation of “Lore” Rescue Team instructors.