Fundraiser 2013 Begins in October
The Putnam County Rescue Squad thanks you in advance for your continuing support of our agency to assist us in maintaining the highest level of training and best equipment possible to be ready when you need us most! The Rescue Squad is a 100 percent volunteer agency and our members request no monetary compensation for the time they volunteer to serve their community. The Rescue Squad depends primarily on private donations, which is tax deductible for those who donate. Each and every dollar is appreciated, and will be put to use in the best way possible to assist us in approximately 1000 calls this upcoming year.
Donations can be made securely online through PayPal
Read our article in the 10/13/13 edition of the Herald-Citizen online here
Training Schedule 2013
The list of traning classes and exercises for 2013 is now avaliable. Dates, times, and course instructors are subject to change. Members should be aware of when their current training expires and look ahead to set aside time for these upcoming classes. The full list can be seen here.
2011 TEMA Land Navigation Workshop
Several squad members attended the 2011 TEMA Land Navigation Workshop which was held in White County, TN. The course took place between February 4th and 6th and covered basic and intermediate level orienteering, advanced map usage, as well as training on new high-grade GPS systems. Attending were personnel from across the state. PCRS members attending were Josh Herron, Chris Yarchuk, Wayne Lowe, Andrew Parris, Andrew Nixon, Sean Ochsenbein, Randall Bilbrey, and Danny Lilligren.
Now Accepting Online Donations
In preparation of the 2011 PCRS Fundraiser, the Squad is now accepting online donations through Paypal. This will make donating to the Squad even easier than before as there is no need to return our mailer - just simply visit our site and you are done in seconds! Thank you in advanced for your support.
September 2010 Advanced Extrication Class Photos
Images from the 2010 TARS Advanced Extrication Class, held in Putnam County are now available to be viewed online. Personell from across the state of Tennessee were present at this training event. Link
May 2010 Structural Collapse Photos
Images from the TARS Structural Collapse class held at the Tennessee Fire & Codes Academy in Bell Buckle, TN on May 21st - 23rd are now online. Squad members Jason Bohannon, Josh Herron, Charlie Tollison, Wayne Lowe, Jonathan Price. Link
May 2010 Rope Training Photos Online
Photos taken at Part 1 of the Rope Rescue Class held in Signal Mountain, TN by Progresive Rescue Solutions Inc. are now online. Squad members Jesse Reeves, Ashley Bryant, Chris Yarchuk, and Andrew Parris attended. Images can be found under the Training section of the photos page, or by clicking here.