If you are lost or in need of rescue dial 911. For emergency Forest Ranger dispatch in the Adirondacks call 518-891-0235. For emergency Forest Ranger dispatch elsewhere in New York State call 518-408-5850.
This course is designed to introduce members to Adirondack Mountain Rescue's Technical Rescue Operations. The covered topics are:
THIS IS A COURSE IN DEVELOPMENT. MORE LESSONS WILL BE ADDED BEFORE A CERTIFICATE IS AVAILABLE.
Introduction Safety Considerations
Communications Safety Factors and Forces
Team Equipment Personal Protective Equipment
General Rigging Considerations
This course is designed to introduce new members to Search and Rescue Operations. The covered topics are:
Introduction to Search and Rescue Callout Procedures
Personnel Standards Search Organization
SAR Ethics Search Techniques
This is the introductory course for all members.