S031 – Introduction to Search and Rescue

September 16, 2017September 16, 2017

Description: The course will cover topics in resources, initial actions, search operations, Lost Person Behavior, search management, and integration with state resources.

PREREQUISITES: IS 100, 700, 800

Purpose: The intent of the course is to provide enough tools to adequately evaluate an incident and to take appropriate initial actions.

Target Audience: This course is designed for law enforcement, fire and emergency services personnel who are the first responders to a search and rescue incident.

Location: Greene County (TBD)

Instructor(s):  Chrimes

Course Managers:

Candice Barnack

Academic Support Technician

804-897-9780

Candice.barnack@vdem.virginia.gov

Billy Chrimes

Virginia Department of Emergency Management
Search and Rescue Training Specialist
Deputy Search and Rescue Coordinator
william.chrimes@vdem.virginia.gov

6744 Thirlane Road, Roanoke, VA 24019
Cell: (804) 239-9495

Event Details

Date:
September 16, 2017September 16, 2017
Duration:
1 day
Time:
8 am to 5 pm
Location:
Greene County, VA
Instructor:
B. Chrimes
Course Manager:
Candice Barnack
Contact:
(804) 897-9780