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Training for armed offenders squad

Views of participants in armed offenders squad training exercises held at Burnham.

Date 1971-03-12
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Police training at Burnham

Views of participants in armed offenders squad training exercises held at Burnham.

Date 1971-03-12
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Armed offenders squad training

Views of participants in armed offenders squad training exercises held at Burnham.

Date 1971-03-12
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Salvation Army Carlyle Career Centre

Tutor, Bernie van Haandel (right) working with Adrian Connew who is taking part in a Access carpentry course at the Salvation Army Carlyle Career Centre in Sydenham.

Date 1988-11-03
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 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...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

M.E.D simulated rescue

Scenes of Municipal Electricity Department workers lowering their colleague, Sammy Hurunui to the ground and laying him flat during a simulated electric shock incident and rescue.

Date 1969-12-11
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

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...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1986 Star photographs

Firefighters burn a house in Maunsell Street

Firefighters set a weatherboard house on fire in Maunsell Street, Woolston, as part of a training exercise.

Date 1976-10-14
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1976 Star photographs

Firefighter, Lionel Gage, at a controlled burn

Firefighter, Lionel Gage, dampening the ground surrounding the controlled burn of a fire in a weatherboard building during a training exercise.

Date 1976-09-18
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1976 Star photographs

Firefighters training at Sumner

Firefighters from the Christchurch Metropolitan Fire Brigade, Sumner Volunteer Fire Brigade and the Forest Services high country fire fighting team, taking part in a training exercise in the rain on...

Date 1975-02-22
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1975 Star photographs

Firefighters training at Queen Elizabeth II Park

Firefighters working to extinguish a deliberately set fire at the old grandstand at Queen Elizabeth II Park as part of a training exercise. The grandstand is being removed ahead of the Commonwealth...

Date 1972-03-16
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1972 Star photographs

Fire at the former tuberculosis annex

The annex at the former tuberculosis sanatorium at Cashmere on fire, which was deliberately set alight to be used in a training exercise for firefighters.

Date 1971-06-02
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Star photographs

Fire dying out at the former tuberculosis annex

The fire dying out after the former tuberculosis sanatorium at Cashmere was deliberately set alight for use in a training exercise for firefighters.

Date 1971-06-02
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Star photographs

Firefighting training in Halswell

Scenes of a house on fire and being extinguished on Eaglesons Road in Halswell which was set alight as part of a firefighting practical exercise.

Date 1970-03-06
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

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 Star photographs

Training for aviation air crashes

A firefighter using foam to fight a simulated aviation crash at Christchurch Airport.

Date 1965-03-13
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 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 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 Star photographs

Firefighting training in Halswell

Scenes of a house on fire and being extinguished on Eaglesons Road in Halswell which was set alight as part of a firefighting practical exercise.

Date 1970-03-06
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips