The Tacurong City Responsive Assistance and Coordinated Emergency Search and Rescue or TRACER had undergone a 3-day Proficiency Training on July 12-14, 203.
During the first training day, TRACER performed rapelling drills with Tacurong Philippine National Police personnel at the City Hall building. A re-orientation seminar on basic first aid, guidelines in giving emergency care, and casualty handling was then facilitated by the Philippine Red Cross-Kidapawan City.
On July 13, TRACER performed swimming drills in Polomolok, South Cotabato then proceeded to Tropicana Beach Resort, General Santos City on July 14 for their one-mile swim.
TRACER undergoes Proficiency Training once or twice a year under the supervision of the Tacurong CDRRMC. This recently-conducted training was co-facilitated by Hon. Rodrigo Jamorabon and Sgt. Manuel S. Doria of the Philippine Air Force-Davao City.
TRACER has recently been shortlisted as one of the Top 3 national contenders for the Gawad KALASAG 2013.