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  Core Competency Training Documents

  Core Competency History

Core Competency Companion Document

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  Core Competency State of Washington Criteria

Core Competency Criteria

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  Introduction to Search Rescue Training

Introduction to Search and Rescue (SAR)   **Updated 7/1/18**

      - Introduction to Search and Rescue Student Handout 2 slides per page

      - Introduction to Search and Rescue Student Handout 3 slides per page

Searcher Classification by Qualifications (WAC)    **Updated 7/1/18**

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  Search and Rescue Mission Preparations

Physical and Mental Fitness (Section 6)   **Updated 7/1/18**

      - Physical and Mental Fitness Student Handout 2 slides per page

      - Physical and Mental Fitness Student Handout 3 slides per page

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  Legal

Legal Aspects in SAR (Section 7)

      - Legal Aspects in SAR Student Handout 2 slides per page

      - Legal Aspects in SAR Student Handout 3 slides per page

Washington Good Samaritan Laws

Risk Management and SAR Operations

      - Risk Management and SAR Operations Student Handout 2 slides per page

      - Risk Management and SAR Operations Student Handout 3 slides per page

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  Survival

Survival Skills (Section 8)   **Updated 7/1/18**

      - Survival Skills Student Handout 2 slides per page

      - Survival Skills Student Handout 3 slides per page

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  Communications

Basic Radio Communications (Section 9)   **Updated 7/1/18**

      - Basic Radio Communications Student Handout 2 slides per page

      - Basic Radio Communications Student Handout 3 slides per page

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  Navigation

Basic Land Nav & GPS Operation (Section 10 & 10a)   **Updated 7/1/18**

      - Basic Land Nav & GPS Operation Student Handout 2 slides per page

      - Basic Land Nav & GPS Operation Student Handout 3 slides per page

      - Basic Land Navigation Map for Classroom Exercises v2018.2 **Updated 8/4/18**

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  Crime Scenes

Crime Scene Identification and Management (Section 11) will be taught by the Sheriff's Office

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  ICS/NIMS

Search Organization and Management(ICS) in SAR (Section 12)   **Updated 7/1/18**

      - Search Organization and Management(ICS)in SAR Student Handout 2 slides per page

      - Search Organization and Management(ICS)in SAR Student Handout 3 slides per page

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  Basic SAR Procedures

Clue Awareness and Identification (Section 13)    **Updated 7/1/18**

      - Clue Awareness and Identification Student Handout 2 slides per page

      - Clue Awareness and Identification Student Handout 3 slides per page

Basic Search Techniques (Section 14)   **Updated 7/1/18**

      - Basic Search Techniques Student Handout 2 slides per page

      - Basic Search Techniques Student Handout 3 slides per page

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  Subject Find Procedures

     Subject & Searcher First Aid (Section 15) and Rescue Techniques

Blood Born Pathogens    **Updated 8/12/18**

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  Searcher Safety

Searcher Safety (Section 16)       **Updated 7/1/18**

      - Searcher Safety Student Handout 2 slides per page

      - Searcher Safety Student Handout 3 slides per page

Basic Helicopter Safety (Section 17)    **Updated 7/1/18**

      - Basic Helicopter Safety Student Handout 2 slides per page

      - Basic Helicopter Safety Student Handout 3 slides per page

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  Additional Optional Training

Chainsaw Safety Advanced Training

      - Chainsaw Safety Advanced Training Student Handout 2 slides per page

      - Chainsaw Safety Advanced Training Student Handout 3 slides per page

USFS GAR Rappel Risk Assessment

SAR Emergency Support Function (ESF) #9, WA State

      - SAR "Emergency Support Function" (ESF)#9 Student Handout 2 slides per page

      - SAR "Emergency Support Function" (ESF)#9 Student Handout 3 slides per page

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  Reference Material

NPS Subject Medical Litter Packaging

NSARC Land SAR Addendum

SAR Field Log

Medical Vitals Field Card PDF format


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