Basic Wildland Search Course

Course #2009-1

Class Location
  Marcellus Fire Station
  Slate Hill Road
  Marcellus, NY 13108
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Course Description
   Developed by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, the Basic Wildland Search Skills course teaches the most basic skills needed to conduct search in the wildland environment. Topics covered in this course include, basic search organization (Incident Command System), communications, search techniques, attitude and safety. This course concludes with a field exercise to practice the type 3 search technique (grid search) discussed in the classroom. Graduates of this course will receive a Green Card which will identify them as having successfully completed this course. This course is also a prerequisite to other more advanced search courses offered by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation.
Registration Deadline
 December 04, 2009
Course Dates
Meeting DateMeeting TimeLength
December 08, 20091900 3 hour(s)
December 09, 20091900 3 hour(s)
December 12, 20090800 2 hour(s)
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