TERC Canada is the leading authority on vehicle rescue in Canada.
The overall mission of TERC Canada is to serve as a competent source of guidance and information to those responsible for providing emergency services at transportation related emergencies.
We serve as a source of Education, Awareness, Direct Training Opportunities and Technical Support to all member Emergency Services throughout Canada, North America and the World.
TERC Canada is one of the organizations sanctioned by the Canadian Association of Fire Chiefs (CAFC), to demonstrate Diversity in the fire service, by recognizing and respecting the differences, needs, views and delivery models of the Canadian Fire Services to the public.
The International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC) use TERC Canada in an advisory/consulting role for their Technical Rescue Committee.
TERC Canada is a separate and functioning organization. We have considerable membership both Individual and Organizations/Departments from across Canada.
We are a Not for Profit – Corporation. We have a duly elected executive, (Board of Directors) we have several working committees made up of our participating members. We have manufacturers and supporters of our goals and objectives who actively participate.
TERC Canada is a peak body member of the World Rescue Organization
We provide the emergency services community with an opportunity to come together and share techniques and ideas in the field of vehicle rescue, by attending TERC Canada “Vehicle Rescue Challenges” and learning symposiums. These challenges, ensure emergency services personnel are exposed to rescuer and patient safety considerations, the latest extrication techniques, new innovations in extrication tools, and up to date information on new vehicle technology.
Working with our brothers & sisters in TERC USA we strive to be the leading authority in vehicle rescue through education, hands on training and sharing of ideas.
By becoming a member of TERC Canada you are joining together with Canadian emergency service personnel representing organizations large and small, from coast to coast. You are encouraged to become involved through participation in our challenges and symposiums or as a committee or sub-committee member.
If you are interested in joining us as an individual or emergency service organization please follow one of the links below or contact us. …..