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Special Reservists at military school

A group of special reservists undergoing instruction in signalling at the District Military School in Burnham during the Second World War.

Date 1940 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1940s Christchurch Star photographs

Territorial training for NZ Signal corps

A member of the New Zealand Signal corps undergoing territorial training in the Port Hills during the Second World War.

Date 1940-02-29
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1940s Christchurch Star photographs

Safety procedures training day for cabin crew

A group of Air New Zealand trainee cabin crew leaving a Boeing 737 via the escape chute as part of a safety procedures training day at Christchurch Airport.

Date 1982-08-04
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1982 Christchurch Star photographs

Otautahi Women's Labour Pool chainsaw demonstration

Soren O'Neil teaches Maree Wiletts how to use a chainsaw at a practical skills course for Otautahi Women's Labour Pool in Harewood.

Date 1989-04-27
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1989 Christchurch Star photographs

Handling heavy objects

Precious McKenzie (right) a flyweight expert weightlifter showing what is happening to Barry Stove's spine as he moves a heavy drum during a handling session for Air New Zealand staff at Christchurch...

Date 1989-04-18
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1989 Christchurch Star photographs

St John Ambulance training exercise

Members of the Risingholme Division of St John Ambulance Brigade tending to "victims" of a simulated car accident as a training exercise at Risingholme Community Centre in Opawa.

Date 1970-07-07
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star Photographs

Simulated disaster at Limes Hospital

A St John Ambulance member tends to a "victim" with a broken leg in a simulated disaster amongst the ruins of Limes Hospital. Done under emergency lighting as part of a civil defence training exercise...

Date 1985-08-05
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Christchurch Star photographs

Simulated disaster at Limes Hospital

A St John Ambulance member tends to a "victim" in a simulated disaster amongst the ruins of Limes Hospital. Done under emergency lighting as part of a civil defence training exercise.

Date 1985-08-05
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Christchurch Star photographs

Disaster rescue exercise at National Bank

Staff at the Hereford Street branch of National Bank participating in a disaster rescue exercise with the Red Cross Emergency Relief Team. The "victim" on the stretcher is Rodd Hutton, the bank's...

Date 1989-09-11
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1989 Christchurch Star photographs

Demonstration of tractor safety

A model of a tractor being used as part of a demonstration of tractor safety to a group of students.

Date 1960-05-17
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Christchurch Star photographs

Furniture restoration training

Jeremy Thomas (left) with trainee, Justin Gunning, at a furniture restoration youth employment programme on Ferry Road.

Date 1988-10-18
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 Christchurch Star photographs

Fitting a fuse into gelignite

Labour Department explosives consultant, Laurie Stephenson (left), watches P.O. Nee, a department safety inspector, fit a fuse into a stick of gelignite, during the final day of a course in the safe...

Date 1962-07-06
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Christchurch Star photographs

Christchurch Fire Brigade camera equipment

Edward Campbell and director of training Lloyd Johns (right) with the camera equipment which will be used by the Christchurch Fire Brigade to capture firefighters in action to be used as part of...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1975 Christchurch Star photographs

Film Production Training Programme

Group participating in a class at a training school for film-makers in the former upstairs common room, Montreal Street Students Union building. Director Stuart Page (in cap) with, from left, Glen...

Date 1986-10-18
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1986 Christchurch Star photographs

The four howitzers of the 16th battery in action.

Newspaper caption: Territorial Artillery Training: New Howitzer Battery Shoot at Mount Torlesse. The 16th Pack Howitzer Battery, Christchurch, having completed their annual training, carried out a...

Date 1924
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

"A" sub-section of the battery

Newspaper caption: Territorial Artillery Training: New Howitzer Battery Shoot at Mount Torlesse. The 16th Pack Howitzer Battery, Christchurch, having completed their annual training, carried out a...

Date 1924
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Firefighters moving hoses into a paddock

Firefighters moving hoses into a paddock off Kingsford Street, Burwood, during a training exercise at the edge of Bottle Lake Reserve.

Date 1969-09-27
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Christchurch Star photographs