Emergency Evacuation Exercise – Feb 2013

St John Rescue Corps (SJRC) participated with the Civil Protection Department (CPD) and other volunteer organisations in a fire and rescue exercise held at The Radisson Blu Golden Sands on 23rd February. This exercise consisted of a simulation of fire breaking out on the sixth floor of the hotel and…

Night Exercise – Jan 2013

On Friday 25th January, the temperature at Buskett was very cold but members of St John Rescue Corps participated in an exercise, in order to further their preparedness for possible emergencies. The exercise consisted of a simulated explosion in the silos located at Buskett, where two casualties were known ‘reported’…

St John Rescue Corps wins National Volunteer Award 2012

The Malta Council for the Voluntary Sector (MVCS), on 19th December 2012, presented the National Volunteer Award 2012 during a ceremony at the Mediterranean Conference Centre, Valletta. The National Volunteer Award recognises the important work carried out by those who volunteer with non-profit organisations, charities and NGOs, to contribute towards…

Annual Presentation of Certificates – Dec 2012

The Annual Presentation of Certificates was held on Saturday 15th December at Fort Madalena. Colonel David Mifsud (Commander St John Association) presented St John Ambulance First Aid certificates. Mr Patrick Murgo (Director, Civil Protection Department) presented volunteers with the Fire Fighting Foundation Course certificates. Capt. Reuben Lanfranco (Commissioner, St John…