This Unit has a place for YOU! Even if you are not a field searcher, you can became a valuable asset to the Unit.

Each volunteer must complete a Sheriff Office Background Check and graduate from the annual Search and Rescue Academy to become eligible to participate in an active search. When you attend the Academy, you only go to the modules that relate the Specialty Area you are interested in.

This Academy covers many Search Techniques such as, but not limited to:

  • First Aid, CPR
  • Basic Search Operations
  • Backcountry Survival
  • ATV-Snowmobile Certification
  • ICS Base Camp Operations with the SAR Command Post and Sheriff Office Mobile Command Center
  • Man tracking
  • Helicopter landing zone operations
  • and much more.

Are you interest in becoming part of the VSAR Unit or would you like to get more information about us, just CLICK HERE to email us and we will get back with you