The MATF-01 training site is located at Beverly Airport in Beverly, MA. the former home of a NIKE missile launcher site. The complex has a rubble pile with over 500 tons of concrete slabs, a Canine Training area, a vehicle maintenace area, an underground confined space training prop and several acres of open training area as well as our new cache storage facility.
The Task Force trains monthly. All member train on a volunteer basis.
CONFINED SPACE TRAINING
A squad prepare to perform a rescue on supplied air. The culvert
in the right foreground travels
underground 75 feet to several other openings.
A rescuer at oposite end of culvert prepares to enter.
A squad moves a 4,000 lb concrete black up an incline using only hand
tools. Note the Task Force
10K all terrain forklift in the left rear. Also the Task Force rubble pile is against the tree line in the
back of the photo.
UP AND OVER
A squad mover a 4,000 lb concrete black over a "victim" using only cribbing
and hand tools.
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