Training

Resources

Upcoming Training Events

  • November 23, 2019 – 09:00 to 14:00 – High Angle Training – Holt’s Ledge
    HA training with Hanover Fire Department in Lyme, NH at the Dartmouth Skiway. If you were previously on the HA team, or attended the Nov. 4th training with Hanover Fire Department, you are invited to participate in this training. (Observers are welcome, however, only those who have had the training, or previous experience, will be able to participate in the rotations on the cliff.) (contact Tom Frawley)

2020 New Member Training Dates

(All dates are TENTATIVE. Once the final dates have been determined, additional details, including times and locations, will added.)

  • February 1 – New Member Orientation/Introduction to UVWRT/Overview of SAR (full day)
  • February 22 – Winter Shakedown Hike (full day)
  • March 7 – Wilderness Medicine and Patient Packaging (full day)
  • March 17 – Low Angle/Ropes & Knots/Litter Carrying Techniques (evening)
  • March 31 – Introduction to Navigation, Map & Compass (evening)
  • April 21 – Navigation/GPS Night Exercise (evening/night)
  • May 16-17 – Final Training Weekend (2 full days)