In total of 41 Baltfloodcombat team and project members from all three countries were in Ostrava Czech Republic from 12 to 15 March, participating in Refresher course. 

The first day of the course (March 13th) were more theoretical. Our Czech colleagues made presentations about EU Civil Protection Mechanism, also about preparing and travelling procedures, safety, security and health care Intergrated Security Centre in Ostravaduring the missions. We also visited Moravian-Silesian region Integrated Security Centre, which handles all the emergency calls in the region and is unique not only in Czech Republic but in Europe also. 


The second day was more practical. First we learnt more about Czech HCP module Team and their capabilities and equipment. Also their thoughts about communicating with media were presented. After the lunch we headed towards a lake near Ostrava, where Chech HCP modules equipment was presented in real time action.

We also visited fire depot's and had chance to get to know their rescue system better. Thanks to our Czech colleagues for organizing a great course!

You can also find pictures from refresher course in our galleries.