G.O.A.L. SYMPOSIUM 2018
"Global Operators And Leaders" Humanitarian and Disaster Response Symposium 2018
Members of the Royal Marines Commandos with ERT SAR Disaster Response Search and Rescue team members and Directing Staff and Speakers at the Summer 2018 GOAL EXPO (Symposium) 
Timeless Lessons learned from International deployment to Pakistan
| ERT SAR, GARY FOO
UN Coordinator, Former Police Officer, Paramedic and Technical Rescue specialist Gary Foo speaks about their 2005 deployment to the Earthquake in Pakistan, their very successful humanitarian medical rescue mission and paralleled lessons identified with recent humanitarian deployments.
Flood and water Rescue Response in Britain & Outreach Rescue
| OUTREACH RESCUE, AL READ
Al Read is a 17 year veteran of the Royal Navy and a Search and Rescue and Flood and water subject matter expert. Here he talks about the DEFRA ConOps (Concept of Operations) and national flood response training and capacity as well as OUTREACH RESCUE*
"OPERATION RUMAN" C/Sgt Dixon, Royal Marines Commandos
| ROYAL MARINES COMMANDO, C/SGT JOHN DIXON, 40 CDO
Op. Ruman was the UK government's combined military & humanitarian operations in Sept' 2017 providing relief to British Overseas Territories in the Caribbean affected by Hurricane Irma. C/Sgt Dixon talks about the great work done by the Royal Marines of 40 Commando who deployed there.
International Disaster Medicine
| ERT SAR, DR LAUREN CLARKE, DISASTER & MEDICAL SPECIALIST
Dr Lauren Clarke first joined ERT SAR over 10 years ago when she had a degree in Disaster Management. Dr Clarke then completed her Medical Degree and became a Doctor specialising in and subsequently gained significant practical experience in disasters and emergencies.
PRACTICAL TRAINING SESSIONS
| RESCUE AND WATER RESCUE SESSIONS
The Emergency Response Team Search and Rescue (ERTSAR) and The Royal Marines Commandos got to train together in combined interoperable flood and swiftwater rescue skills taking from establish global best practise and using standards from the NFPA 1006 / 1670 2017 edition as well as the UK's DEFRA ConOps (Concept of Operations) for Flood and Swiftwater Rescue in the UK.
* ERT SAR are proud to be an Approved Centre for OUTREACH RESCUE
 G.O.A.L. is an acronym for "Global Operators And Leaders" and SAR Chief Gary Foo created this regularly held event almost 10 years ago to promote learning and sharing of information between members and guests. This year ERT SAR had TWO G.O.A.L.s... a winter G.O.A.L. in Canada and a Summer G.O.A.L. in the United Kingdom.
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