Sep 2019 Offering

This course has been completed.

Course
PER213 - Wide Area Search
Date & Times
Sep 3 - 5, 2019 from 8 AM - 5 PM
Description

The Wide Area Search course is designed to provide training for search responders to effectively conduct wide area searches due to natural disasters or man-made incidents.
This course introduces the knowledge, skills and abilities to perform wide area searches at a disaster incident site. The course uses the 2007 Greensburg, Kansas tornado as a case study to demonstrate the various teaching points. The course concludes with a culminating event table top exercise that requires participants to utilize all the skills introduced throughout the course.

Hours
24
Max Attendance
45 (21 Open Seats)
Region
A
Location
Johnson County Ambulance District
500 East Young St (Business Hwy 50)
Warrensburg, MO 64093
POST Approved
Yes
Target Audiences
Fire, Law Enforcement, Emergency Management, and Volunteer Organizations
Availability
Open To The Public
Prerequisites
None Set

Course Roster

Course registrants will be listed here along with their contributing role.

Name Organization
Armstrong, Troy Johnson County EMA
BARDEN, THOMAS CERT
Biondo, Brian Johnson County
Chow, Lindsey City of Independence EP
Covey, Donna Independence Dart
CRANE, JUSTIN Cass County Sheriff
Dawson, Jael Range Angels LLC / Independence MO Emergency Preparedness
Friend, Melissa City of Independence
Gerhart, Charles City of Independence Fire Department Emergency Preparedness Division
Gilbreth, Russell CJCEMA
Green, Charles Knob Noster Fire Department
Grotenhuis, Erik CJCEMA CERT
Grotenhuis, Tosha CJCEMA CERT
Heath, Andre CJCEMA CERT
Marchant-Lucas, Kimberly CJCEMA CERT
Matheny, Erin Johnson County Emergency Management Agency
McMAHON, Steve CJCEMA CERT
Merrill, Timothy Knob Noster Police Dept
Mindham, Amanda ASPCA
Poteet, Cassidy Johnson County Emergency Management
Riley, Steven Independence EP
SMITH, DARRYL Boone County EMA CERT
Spano, William Hy-Vee
WORLEY, LARRY retired