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: Suffolk Fire EMS Station #6, 300 Kings Fork Rd., Suffolk, VA
Academic Support Technician
Virginia Department of Emergency Management
Search and Rescue Training Specialist
Deputy Search and Rescue Coordinator