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Ground Search Team Leader Course (EMRG-1711)


  • North Peace Search and Rescue 10303 Cree Road Fort Saint John, BC, V1J 6E5 Canada (map)

This is a private SAR course.

Applicants will gain the knowledge and practical team leader skills necessary to safely and effectively plan, organize, lead, supervise and execute a ground search and rescue team assignment. This course is geared towards trained ground search and rescue (GSAR) personnel seeking to take on a leadership role. The course focuses on the roles and responsibilities of the ground search team leader as they relate to each aspect of a GSAR assignment, covering topics that include basic leadership skills, safety guidelines, reporting and documentation requirements, team briefing/debriefing, advanced search tactics, liability protection, and an overview of the Incident Command structure as it applies to SAR. (Formerly SAR111)

Earlier Event: June 1
SAR Practice
Later Event: June 5
Fort St. John Triathalon