Mapping Class – Friendswood

Search and Rescue Members Training with Compass on Land Navigation

This mapping and navigation class is taking place instead of normal Team Training. Please make sure to email info@alphasar.org in order to sign up for the class. This insures that we print enough handouts and practice maps for everyone who shows up. Topics Covered: – Type IV – Satellite Imagery – Type IV – Basic […]

HRD & Air Scent Day – Jack Brooks

This team training will be a mock search for HRD Dog handlers and Air Scent Dog handlers. All other AlphaSAR members will act as search flankers. Please make sure to wear good shoes and long pants. If you would like to attend this training, please make sure to email info@alphasar.org.

Alzheimer’s / Autism Lecture

SystemsGo 2016 Mud Rockets Found Them Waders

This lecture is for any Law Enforcement, Emergency Personnel and Search and Rescue Volunteers. If you have any questions, please email info@alphasar.org or register on the form below. Kimberly Kelly is an engaging speaker, and will easily hold your interest for a few hours. We will be specifically catering this class to what a law enforcement […]

Alpha SAR Members Earn NASAR SARTECH II

Alpha SAR Members earn NASAR SARTECH II in 2014

You may not recognize how tired these five individuals are, but they all successfully completed their NASAR SARTech II certification (provided by the National Association for Search and Rescue [NASAR]) on November 16, 2014.  David Miller, Denise Kakas, Erin Arkison, Kristin Smaltz, and Meriah Voight all braved the cold November weather near Bryan, TX to attempt […]

Alzheimer’s/Autism-Law Enforcement Only

This Lecture is for Law Enforcement and other Emergency Personnel only. Please feel free to send an email to info@alphasar.org if you have any questions. To RSVP or register please use the form below. Kimberly Kelly is an engaging speaker, and will easily hold your interest for a few hours. She has written multiple books […]

2017 Fall Canine Seminar

Please join us for our 5th Annual Fall K9 Seminar at the YMCA Camp Cullen in Trinity, TX! Check out the Event page for more information and how to sign up! There are still spots available. If you have any questions please feel free to contact us at 832-534-2727 or send us an email at […]

FUNSAR / SARTech II

SARTech II Grid search Route Search playing cards

We will be hosting a joint FUNSAR / SARTech II. The first weekend (September 22-24) will be mostly classroom with a few outdoor activities. The second weekend will consist of the written test on Friday, September 29th and the rest of the weekend will  be all of the FUNSAR outdoor activities and the SARTech II […]

2013 NASAR Conference

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FUNSAR – Written Test

SARTech II Alvin Texas Mud Mantracking

This is a National Certification class from NASAR. It will encompass 2 weekends. The first weekend is all classroom material to be held at the Webster Fire Station 1. The Second weekend will be the field stations to be held at Bear Creek Park in Katy. Please send an email to info@alphasar.org if you would […]

Search Operations

K9 Watson Urban trailing Houston Texas

This will be a classroom training focused on Search Operations. In this class, we will be discussing how AlphaSAR runs a search, how we work with other teams when they run a search as well as a Tabletop Mock Exercise. We will also be talking about K9 drive and how to successfully build drive in your K9. […]