Proud Volunteer Rescuers
The Cyprus Emergency Response Team RESCUE-1 is a non-profit voluntary rescue organization.
People are increasingly affecting the climate and the temperature of the earth through the use of fossil fuels and deforestation.
To help our residents and visitors of Cyprus in a situation that they can not handle on their own, by creating a well-trained and equipped team of volunteer rescuers.
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Thank you very much for your visit to Rescue.
We also congratulate you on your interest in First Aid. On this site, you will see and learn all about First Aid. We First Assistants will be next to the sufferer from the first minute, supporting his life until the arrival of the ambulance. In this sense, we are precious "partners" for the emergency department staff, especially ambulance crews.
The training provided includes training topics regarding our mission. Thematic units of education are: Forest and Rural fires, First Aid, Floods, Research Methods, Mountain Rescue, Large scale incidents, Communications and more. Education is theoretical and practical.
Rescue 1 operation is based on two pillars: the operations department and the logistics department. The Team Leader and his deputy are supported by four specialists who are the safety and health officer, civil engineer, psychologist and training coordinator.