Training Material

Caution: All documents linked on this site are for your reference only and are provided "as-is" without warranty. Reading these documents does not replace taking the course that corresponds to these documents.

References for All Members

Core Competency Courses

Legal Issues

No reference material provided. All members of King County Search and Rescue need to take the course at the academy or at one of their units' training events.

Survival Skills and Equipment

Radio Communication

Land Navigation

GPS Operation

Crime Scene Identification and Management

No reference material provided. All members of King County Search and Rescue need to take the course at the academy or at one of their units' training events.

Search Organization and Management

Search Techniques

Helicopter Safety

No reference material provided. All members of King County Search and Rescue need to take the course at the academy or at one of their units' training events.

Rescue Techniques

No reference material provided. You are encouraged to take the course at the academy or at one of your units' training events.

Searcher Safety

No reference material provided. You are encouraged to take the course at the academy or at one or your units' training events.

Core Competency Implementation Documents

State SAR Conference Reports


References for Instructors and Training Directors

Course Materials

Some of the links to material may require special permissions or access. Email training@kcsara.org for access to the documents.

Survival Skills and Equipment

Radio Communication

None.

Land Navigation

GPS Operation

Search Organization and Management

None.

Search Techniques

Rescue Techniques

Searcher Safety

Generic Performance Evaluation Helpers

KCSARA Field Day Signs, Forms, etc.

Last updated on October 3, 2016