Skills Evaluation


During this weekend, SAR trainees have the opportunity to demonstrate all the skills learned during the course of training.


Duration: 2 days

Start time: Saturday, April 18, 2020, 8:30am

End time: Saturday, April 19, 2020, 4:00pm


Please RSVP here.


Location will be announced via callout process

Skills emphasized

  • Fire
  • Shelter
  • Knots (see Knots page)
  • Ropes
  • Pack Inspection
  • Radio
  • Type 1 (Hasty)
  • Type 2 (Grid)
  • Type 3 ("Hands and Knees")
  • Map and compass
  • Litter packaging
  • Pack Inspection (See the pack equipment list)
  • Incident Command System (ICS)

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What are the pre-reqs for this training?

A: This training is our final exam for this year's training cycle. You'll need to have attended all required training weekends or demonstrate competency of each weekends subject matter and skills.

Q: Will the final training be a drive-in or hike-in spot?

A: This will be a hike in with your 72 hour pack. During the day you'll need a your day pack.

Q: Will there be water on-site?

A: Yes, but you should come prepared with your own water supply.