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YKSAR BASIC SEARCHER TRAINING

September 29 - October 1

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One event on an unspecified date at 12:00am

$50.

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.

Topics covered:
– 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

Details

Start:
September 29
End:
October 1
Cost:
$50.

Venue

Arctic Response
Yellowknife, NT Canada

Organizer

YKSAR
Phone:
867-446-3377
Website:
http://yksar.com/training-details/