St John Corps is an affiliate member of the International Maritime Rescue Federation.
Recruitment of rescue volunteers is open
Recruitment of rescue volunteers is open St John Rescue Corps is now accepting applications for rescue volunteers. The training programme for volunteers consists of these modules: Introduction to the St John Rescue Corps; Light Rescue (rope work, carrying methods and stretcher handling); Radio Voice Procedure; First Aid & AED; Fire Warden;…
New Equipment: Air Compressor – Oct 2018
Thanks to the support provided through the Fond ghal Ghaqdiet Volontarji chaired by The Malta Community Chest Fund Foundation, St. John Rescue Corps is now equipped with its own air compressor that enables that will enable us to fill air cylinders for Breathing Apparatus (BA) training and also for eventual…
Snorkelling Beach Clean-up – Sep 2018
St. John Rescue Corps in collaboration with Get Trashed Malta and Aġenzija Żgħażagħ organised the second snorkelling beach clean up for this year, on the 30th September at Bahar ic-Caghaq. The general public was invited to participate in this event. The lifeguard team was on site to support any emergencies.
New Equipment – Sep 2018
Thanks to Assistance For You A4U fund, supported by Aġenzija Żgħażagħ, we have just completed another project at our Headquarters and Training School. Our technical stores have been fitted with new extractor fans and dehumidifiers to combat the elements whilst a pressure washer was purchased to maintain the vehicles. The fire…
Fire Emergency at Maghtab – Aug 2018
The fire team of the St John Rescue Corps assisted the Civil Protection Department to control the fire at at Wasteserv in Maghtab.
Community Duty – Aug 2018
St John Rescue Corps volunteers covered the Summer Daze Malta Festival hosted by Creamfields Malta and BBC R1 Dance.
Tender: Air Compressor – Apr 2018
St John Rescue Corps is issuing a call for tenders for a compressor as part of the project MCCFF-C4-029-2017, Breathing Apparatus (BA) Training Program, funded by the Fund for Voluntary Organisations – Malta Community Chest Fund Foundation, with the terms and conditions as stipulated in the tender document. Date Published:…
Recruiting Water Rescue Volunteers – Apr 2018
We are now accepting applications from volunteers interested in joining the Rescue Corps. This programme is mainly targetted towards volunteers interested in water rescue duties with the SJRC. The programme consists of these modules: Introduction to the St John Rescue Corps; Light Rescue (rope work, carrying methods & stretcher handling); Radio Voice Procedure; First Aid…
Annual Review – Apr 2018
St John Rescue Corps’ Annual Review was held Saturday on 7th April. Various distinguished guests attended for this review presided by the Minister of Internal Affairs and National Security, Hon. Dr. Michael Farrugia. The event commenced with a review of the officers and volunteers by Minister Dr Farrugia and Col Mark…
Emergency Exercise – Mar 2018
On the evening of the 27th March, St John Rescue Corps volunteers were deployed at the full scale emergency exercise being held at the Malta International Airport.