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Basic Search and Rescue (BSAR)

May 15 @ 6:00 pm - May 17 @ 5:00 pm


This course is designed to provide guidance to SAR field responders on best practices and techniques. Information about the duties and tasks of SAR field responders, current information on SAR field responder clothing and equipment as well as details on the latest search techniques, information on SAR specialties such as hasty search, grid search, utilizing specialty teams, subject packaging, and transport. This is a three day class which will begin on Friday, May 15, 2020 at 6:00pm EST and at 8:00 am on both Saturday and Sunday, May 16 and 17, 2020. There will be a search and all students must have sturdy shoes (no tennis shoes), and are asked to dress appropriately for the weather. If you have a SAR pack, please bring it for the exercise. Pencil and paper are required. Lunch will be available for  $6.00.

Register Here: https://kyem.ky.gov/training/Pages/default.aspx

Questions? Please Contact:

Mike Sparks, Powell Co. SAR – (606) 481-0609
Brian McKinney, Powell Co. SAR – (606) 481-4405
Lisa Johnson, Powell Co. SAR – (606) 569-9870


May 15 @ 6:00 pm
May 17 @ 5:00 pm


Hemlock Lodge
2135 Natural Bridge Road
Slade, KY 40376 United States
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