What would Butch Do?
Everything you see is telling you a story. Are you listening? Observation is the basis of feedback. I instruct you how to do something. Your feedback through my observation tells me whether I taught you successfully or not. How did students write down what we’re saying? What is the quality of their energy levels? Did […]Read More
What would Butch do? – Remember your first four responsibilities on a scene are You, Your Team, Your Family, the Victim
You can see the 5 year old’s body caught in the strainer. Everybody wants to go now. Let’s go get him. Take the basic 5 steps. What am I seeing that can go wrong? What am I not seeing because I’m looking to quickly. Do I have a hands-on practiced plan for how I’m going […]Read More
Butch Hendrick on the rescue efforts in Thailand: There are several issues to consider in preparing the youth soccer team to be rescued from the cave. We are not there so we cannot understand all of the realistic difficulties. The following is based on my experience training thousands of divers in high-risk, zero-visibility environments and […]Read More
https://www.facebook.com/CaveDiveSmart/videos/1902071616729943/ EVERYTHING YOU SEE IS TELLING YOU A STORY. ARE WE LISTENING? DO WE REALLY UNDERSTAND WHAT TO LOOK FOR OR WHAT WE ARE SEEING? This one of a kind video depicts the way we have been describing how real-life rescues evolve and the fact that most of the industry is not training for real […]Read More