Visit from the National Board of the Federation of Volunteer Firefighters of Argentina
At the end of May 2016, a group of 21 directors; representatives from the National Board of the Federation of Volunteer Firefighters of Argentina, made an institutional trip to Spain in order to get an insight into the work procedures in European institutions of a similar nature to their own, as well as the application of New Technologies in the sector. The different presidents of the firefighter associations, as well as the other responsible parties, visited training centres, emergency care centres, universities and institutions in different Spanish cities. Alongside the training that they received, the meetings and conferences which they attended, gave them the opportunity to exchange ideas and operation modes for each of the fire brigades or emergency services.
At the end of the business trip they attended training presentations at the ITURRI central headquarters which focused on the development of new protective equipment for firefighters and the latest technology used for manufacturing fire-fighting vehicles.