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Man Tracking for Search and Rescue (NC-8120)

Discover the art of man tracking.  Topics include tracking tools, finding and interpreting signs of passage, tactics used in closing the time/distance gap, methods used in search and rescue, tracking team security, and night tracking.  This course is recommended for fire, law enforcement and rescue personnel.   

Date(s)  Fri. Apr 05, 2019 1800 - 2200 
Sat. Apr 06, 2019 0800 - 2100 
Sun. Apr 07, 2019 0800 - 1700 
Location Pensacola Volunteer Fire Department - Yancey County
8955 NC-197, Burnsville NC 28714 
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Handicap Accessibility Yes
WiFi Access  
ESF ESF9 - Search and Rescue
Functional Areas Emergency Services
Offered By Yancey County 
Primary Instructor Williams, Charles A. 
Additional Instructors osborne, andy   
Course Length 30 hours 
Course Hours 30 
Maximum Participants 30
# Open Seats 30
# on Wait List 0

Offering Specific Information

Point of Contact :   Jeff Howell   828-678-9266    or

State Point of Contact :    Jamie Walker   919-825-2261    or

Training will be conducted day and night in all weather conditions.  Bring flashlight and dress for the weather.   |   |  Emergency Management Program's HelpDesk: 919-825-2574   |  NCEM Email   |  Healthcare Program's HelpDesk: 919-855-3812   |  OEMS Email