Internation Mines Rescue Competition 2020
September 12 @ 8:00 am - September 18 @ 5:00 pm
The International Mines Rescue Competition 2020 will be held in West Virginia, USA in September 2020. This is the world’s premier event for mines rescue.
The International Mines Rescue Competition has grown in size to become the World’s Premier Event in mines rescue.
Teams from around the globe will be represented at the event. USA, Poland, Ukraine, Russia, Australia, China, and Canada
International Mines Rescue Contest Teams must compete in at least five events. All teams must compete in:
- Team Mine Rescue Simulation
- Team Firefighting
- Team First Aid
- Team Theory Examination and Team Technician
There will be two (2) optional events; teams must compete in at least one (1) of them. If teams choose to compete in all six (6) events, they must choose one (1) even to count toward total score. Note: the sixth (6th) event will not count toward total score, but the team can still be placed according to their score for the sixth (6th) event.
The two (2) optional events are:
- Team High Angle Rope Rescue
- Team Mine Rescue Skills
Knowledge will be tested on CCBA and SCBA Training, Care-Vent Training, “Lights On” Gas Trainer Equipment, First Aid Equipment, Gas Detectors, Communications Equipment, High Angle Rope Rescue Equipment, Fire Fighting Equipment, Theory Assessment Training, Mine Rescue Skills Equipment.
You can visit the competition website here