Canadian Search

BASIC SEARCHER COURSE

  • Canadian SAR Program;
  • Human factors: physical, psychological demands,
  • Environment: Weather, animals
  • First Aid and Survival Skills: Psychology of Survival
  • Transportation and Equipment Safety: personal, marine, snowmobile
  • Navigation: compass, GPS
  • Communication: alerting technologies, radio operations
  • Lost-Person Behaviour: relevance to GSAR tactics
  • Search Theory: strategies and tactics
  • Specialized Resources: Unmanned Aerial Systems, canine, aviation

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TEAM LEADER COURSE

  • Program: SAR Structure, Incident Command System,
  • Human factors: Leadership, Risk Management
  • Environment: Weather, animals
  • First aid and survival skills: First Aid in the search environment
  • Transportation and equipment safety
  • Navigation: Compass, GPS and maps
  • Communication: Awareness of role of field communications during an incident
  • Lost-person behaviour:
  • Search: Search Theory
  • Specialized resources

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SEARCH MANAGER COURSE

  • Program: essentials of effective search management
  • Roles and responsibilities: Management and leadership, roles of a SAR Manager
  • Planning: SAR preplanning, resource management, information management
  • Implementation: establishing search area, segmenting
  • Search operations: Briefing, debriefing
  • Post mission: after action report,
  • Technology and specialized resources: management of technology and specialized resources
  • Urban searches: Managing an Urban Search

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