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CCDR Operational Drill Schedule

Date
Time
Event Location OIC
07/27/17
1900
Business Meeting Station 13 Winker
07/28/17
1900
Drill Station 13 - Sweden Pt Keating
 
     
08/01/17
1900
Executive Meeting SMRTC D. Porter
08/02/17
1900
Standards & Search Lines Station 13 Porter
08/04/17 1900 Drill Station 13 - Tilgman Lk Moyer
08/13/17 0800 Drill Station 13 - Sheffield Lk Keating
08/21/17
1900
County Chiefs Meeting SMRTC Porter
08/24/17
1900
Business Meeting Station 13 Winker
 
09/05/17
1900
Executive Meeting SMRTC D. Porter
09/08/17
1900
Drill Station 13 - Friendship Ldg Porter
09/18/17
1900
County Chiefs Meeting SMRTC Porter
09/22/17
0800
Drill Station 13 - Aqualand Keating
09/28/17
1900
Business Meeting Station 13 Winker
 
     
10/03/17
1900
Executive Meeting SMRTC D. Porter
10/16/17
1900
County Chiefs Meeting SMRTC Porter
10/26/17
1900
Business Meeting Station 13 Winker
         
11/07/17
1900
Executive Meeting SMRTC D. Porter
11/10/17 1900 Drill Station 13 - Mall Lk Garrett
11/19/17 0800 Drill Station 13 - Marshall Hall Upright
11/20/17
1900
County Chiefs Meeting SMRTC Porter
11/23/17
1900
Business Meeting Station 13 Winker
         
12/01/17 1900 Drill Station 13 - Gilbert Run D. Porter
12/05/17 1900 Executive Meeting SMRTC D. Porter
12/10/17 0800 Drill Station 13 - Ice Prep Porter
12/18/17
1900
County Chiefs Meeting SMRTC Porter
         

In-House Training

Our mission is to serve the citizens of Charles County by providing properly trained and equipped divers to assist in underwater emergencies. Further, we shall always strive to raise public conscience concerning safety around water and ice.

  • Public Safety Diving is different from recreation and commercial diving.
  • Do not choose where and when to dive.
  • Water is usually cold with very poor visibility.
  • Typically operate with a single diver down.
  • These factors place tremendous emotional and psychological stresses on the divers.
  • We maintain a rigorous in house training program to keep the skills at a level necessary to operate safely and efficiently.
  • All divers and tenders must maintain minimum standards to stay operationally active.
  • PADI, NAUI, & Lifeguard Systems Certified Instructors on staff to facilitate diving certifications. Including:
    • Open Water
    • Advanced Open Water
    • Rescue Diver
    • Drysuit & Full Face Mask
    • Various Specialities
    • CPR, O2, & AED Provider

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Outside Training

  • CCDR has received nationally recognized training in the following areas:
    • Rapid Deployment Search and Rescue
    • Black-water Rescue & Recovery
    • Large Area Search and tending operations
    • Ice Rescue
    • Underwater Criminal Invest. / Homicide by Drowning
    • Dive Rescue
    • Small Boat Operations
    • Drysuit and Fullface Mask Diving
    • Swift Water and Flood Rescue
  • Training classes for public safety diver are uniquely specialized.
  • These classes are unavailable from local sources.
  • CCDR typically hosts classes every year or two.
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