Ladder Training is one of the main core competence requirements for all Firefighters and is therefore practiced continuously. It is important that all Firefighters are completely familiarised with the operation of all ladders used by the Gibraltar Fire and Rescue Service (GFRS). Including the use of ladders in confined spaces, and for the carrying out of rescues.
Currently the GFRS carry ladders on all the fire and rescue appliances. Two Water Ladder appliances carry each a 13.5 metre (AS) three extension ladder and a short (Bayley) three extension ladder. Similarly Two Water Ladder appliances carry each a 10.5 metre (AS) two extension ladder and a short (Bayley) three extension ladder.
- 23 Jul 2020His Excellency The Governor Visits the Fire Station.
- 25 Jun 2020Summer BBQ Advice
- 27 Apr 2020Promotions at the Gibraltar Fire & Rescue Service
- 24 Feb 2020Fire Service Officers attend High Rise Incident Command Course
- 24 Jan 2020Gibraltar Has a New Chief Fire Officer
- Fire Station 8 Grand Parade, Gibraltar GX11 1AA
- Fire and Ambulance Emergency 190