On Tuesday, June 13, in Israeli schools will hold exercises to prepare for the possibility of a strong earthquake.
In accordance with the instructions of the home front, all schools will be practiced the behavior in the time of the earthquake. Students in an organized manner needs to bring out.
From the press service of the Ministry of education reported that the work on the preparation of students for a possible earthquake is conducted throughout the year, and participation in a nationwide exercise has become the main event in this thread.
In minprome also reported that in the upcoming academic year, more than 2,300 schools, built before 1980, and therefore not protected from earthquake, and made efforts to strengthen the building. In 600 schools, a similar operation will be conducted in the next academic year. The total cost of such work will be approximately 12 million shekels.
In the next academic year, tenth grade students (Yod) will take a course in mastering the basic skills of rescue in case of earthquakes. We are talking about a program that designed for ten hours of training.