CiProVoT: join the European group of

Civil Protection Volunteers

First international training on Civil Protection issues

The first international training of the "CiProVoT-Civil Protection Volunteers Training" project, held in Patras (Greece) from the 16th to the 20th of July 2018 has just ended.

27 Civil Protection experts and volunteers from Italy, Greece, Portugal, Belgium and the United Kingdom attended the training organised by LARES Italia and hosted by ERGASIA EKPEDEFTIKI (partner of the project).


Training program

Some of the topics of the training were: general concept on Civil Protection; Digital competences for CP Volunteers; European Civil Protection systems; Maths and numbers for risk evaluation; The communication in the emergencies.

Participants also took part in two different technical visits:

  • Decentralized Administration of Peloponnese, Western Greece and Ionian.
  • Fire Brigade Western Greece Operations Centre.

First international training on Civil Protection issues


Second partners’ transnational training

The second partner meeting took place on the 19th and 20th of July. During the meeting partners have been presented with the preliminary results of the research about skills and needs on risk management and prevention for CP Volunteers in the field of prevention and management of natural disasters. Partners also discussed on the training methodology for Civil Protection volunteers that will be tested and adapted during the second international training (Italy, May 2019).


Next steps

In the next few months, Partners will develop the training content for the CiProVoT online training platform that will be accessible to all Civil Protection experts and volunteers, as well as those interested in this sector.



Are you interesting in participating in the second international training with other European volunteers? Do you want to attend the online training course for Civil Protection volunteers and experts?


Contact us at ciprovot-project.eu/#contact


Date of project: 31/12/2017 – 31/12/2019


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