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Search and Rescue in Community Disasters

PER334 - 12.00 Hours


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    2/10/2018 - 2/11/2018
    San Jose CA
    FP  PER334  101
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    3/6/2018 - 3/7/2018
    Rolla MO
    FP  PER334  98
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    4/6/2018 - 4/7/2018
    Highland Heights KY
    FP  PER334  89
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    4/14/2018 - 4/15/2018
    Landover MD
    FP  PER334  82
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    4/26/2018 - 4/27/2018
    Clayton NJ
    FP  PER334  99
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    5/7/2018 - 5/8/2018
    St. James NC
    FP  PER334  81
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    5/11/2018 - 5/12/2018
    Cheyenne WY
    FP  PER334  92
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    5/18/2018 - 5/19/2018
    Guyton GA
    FP  PER334  100

This schedule is subject to change without notice. If you have not received confirmation of the class prior to the class start, please contact the division at (866) 878-8900 or to get the latest schedule.


The Search and Rescue in Community Disasters course is designed to provide training for community members to safely conduct search and light rescue response to aid their family and neighbors in the immediate aftermath of a natural catastrophe, technological accident, or human-caused incidents. The course is intended for members of the whole community and draws on information and lessons learned from a variety of disaster incidents such as hurricanes, tornados, and man-made events for discussion points. Hands-on training is used to demonstrate best practices for effective search and light rescue which can be used in both residential and commercial environments.


There are no prerequisites for this course.


Parental Consent Form (if under 18 years of age)




  • Animal Emergency Services
  • Agricultural Safety
  • Citizen/Community Volunteer
  • Emergency Management
  • Emergency Medical Services
  • Fire Services
  • Governmental Administrative
  • Healthcare Hazardous Materials
  • Information Technology
  • Law Enforcement
  • Public Health
  • Public Safety Communications
  • Private Sector/Corporate Security & Safety Professionals
  • Public Works
  • Search and Rescue
  • Transportation Security

Education Credits

  • 1.2 CEUs

Contact Information

Susann Brown

Training Manager
Phone: (979) 458-5624 | Tollfree: (866) 878-8900

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