One event on an unspecified date at 12:00am
This is a combined forty (40) hour classroom and field training course that follows the new CSA standard as well as the Government of The Northwest Territories training standard for Basic Searcher.
– Land Navigation (Compass, Map and combined Map and Compass)
– General Operations (Legal issues, Packs, Clothing, Predator awareness, Helicopter safety, Hypothermia)
– Lost Person Behavior (Probability Zones, Behaviour Profiles)
– Ground Search
– Communications (YKSAR specific VHF and UHF handheld radios, Satellite phones, Cell phone, SPOT and Inreach)
There will a drop-in style information session about the Basic Searcher course as well as YKSAR’s role in the community.
Date: Sept. 27
Times: 7:00 pm
Location: Arctic Response (located in the small strip mall across the street from the RTL buiklding on Old Airport Road)
The training sessions will be held over 2 weekends Sept 29 – October 1 and October 6 – 8