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SARTopo Overview (NC-8123)

This course will introduce students to the SARTopo software and how it can be used in the search environment.  All students should bring laptops to class. 
Date(s)  Sat. Jun 29, 2019 0800 - 1700 
Location Craven County EOC
411 Craven Street, New Bern NC 
Google Map
Handicap Accessibility Yes
WiFi Access  
ESF ESF9 - Search and Rescue
Functional Areas Emergency Services
Offered By Craven Community College 
Primary Instructor Winn, William 
Course Length 1 day 
Course Hours
Maximum Participants 42
# Open Seats 42
# on Wait List 0

Offering Specific Information

Coure Point of Contact:  Bob Bordeaux    (252)638-7325    or

This is a basic curriculum to give students the hands on experience needed to complete effective maps for Search & Rescue.  SARTopo is an online program that allows SAR professionals access to produce interactive maps that are used in effective searches throughout NC.  SARTopo allows users to efficiently switch between base maps and provide overlays to better plan and manage searches.  Students will need a laptop, if possible.

- Topo & Aerial map interface

- Sensible Search theory integration

- Print scalable maps

- Integrated QR codes

- Create SAR icons

- Create complete ICS 204 forms

- Damage assessment maps

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