Oct 2019 Offering

Course
PER213 - Wide Area Search
Date & Times
Oct 11 - 13, 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
40 (32 Open Seats)
Region
G
Location
Van Buren Community Center
1204 County Road D
Van Buren, MO 63965
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
Eudaley, Justin Carter County Sheriffs Dept
Grayson, Thomas Perry County Emergency Management
Lindsay, Jon Van Buren Fire Department
Majors, Curt Van Buren Fire Department
Matthews, Barry Southeast Missouri Search and Rescue
MCCALL, MARK City of Carl Junction Police Department
SMITH, ROBERT Branson Fire Rescue
Ward, Lonnie City Of Cardwell Mo OEM