|TN SRT-A members undergo extensive training and course work in a wide variety of skills. All team members are at a minimum certified to the National Association for Search and Rescue (NASAR) SARTECH II level, ICS trained, and are fully self sufficient for 24 hours. All team members must certify with full field equipment, including radio, 24hr pack or greater, and any other necessary equipment to complete the task.
Incident Management (ICS)
Lost Person Behavior
Crime Scene Preservation
Wilderness First Aid
Hazardous Terrain and Rope Rescue
Signcutting and Mantracking
Search Techniques and Tactics
GPS Use and Map Integration
HAM Radio Operation
Urban Search and Rescue
Canine Search Specialist
* We do not test for shoreline only or open water only. All tests must encompass
** All canine Trailing I candidates must be tested to the original standard of
2 1.5 - 2mi. tracks, one wilderness and one urban within 24hrs.