The CTIF Commission for "Extrication and New Technology" is trying to encourage and promote the cooperation between fire services and other emergency services around the world, representing 36 different countries via CTIF.
In the next few years, the commission wants to focus primarily on the development and exchange of “best practices” regarding extrication techniques for vehicles on alternative energy (Hydrogen, Electric, CNG, LNG, Li ION batteries, Super Capacitors etc)..
Besides exchanging experience, the commission also wants to draw up standard operational procedures... Read more
Dear Ladies and Gentlemen,
on behalf of CTIF Vice-President Fire Chief Hubert Vetter I may forward the invitation and the agenda of the first meeting of the CTIF working group „voluntary fire service“ which will take place in the City of Salzburg, Austria from February 13th to February 15th. In case of participation please book your hotel room until February 1st (please see the attached invitation for further details) and confirm your attendance with a short message to froeschl@... Read more
For the participants the organizers can offer a room and breakfast for a special price: €135,00
On the 3th of December the Center of Expertise is offering lunch in the evening in the famous restaurant ‘Het Pand’ in the historical center of Ghent.
To participate in the meeting please send the notification to:
Tom Van Esbroeck
and with copy to:
... Read more
In the context of international fire fighter competition organized in France from 15 to 21 July 2013, the CTIF Health Commission in partnership with the European Society of Fire fighter Medicine organize a international scientific meeting on 18 of July 2013.
The program for this day is as follows:
9:00 am Opening by the CTIF President and the President of the European Society of fire fighter medicine... Read more
15th International Fire Brigade Competition
19th International Meeting for Cadet-Corps of Fire Brigades
14th to 21st July 2013 in Mulhouse, France