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.
- 11 Nov 2019Fire Service Mechanic attends Servicing course in Holland
- 07 Nov 2019Fire Service personnel attend Hazardous Materials Course
- 18 Oct 2019GFRS Personnel Receive Their Overseas Territories 18 Year Good Conduct and Long Service Medals.
- 27 Sep 2019GFRS Fire Fighter Matt Coulthard Awarded Gibraltar Coin For His Endeavours At The British Fire Fighter Challenge
- 26 Sep 2019Breathing Apparatus Maintenance Course
- Fire Station 8 Grand Parade, Gibraltar GX11 1AA
- Fire and Ambulance Emergency 190