AlphaSAR / HTXoutdoors Navigation Class

Search and Rescue Members Training with Compass on Land Navigation

AlphaSAR is hosting a Navigation Class with HTXoutdoors. The class the fee is $25. If you have any questions about the class, please contact us at info@alphasar.org.  In order to sign up for this event, please visit HTXoutdoors’ event page. Topics to be covered: Intro to Map Reading GPSes and Compasses How to use your compass […]

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 […]

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 […]

Mapping and Compass Class

SAR Canine Merlin Searching an Area in Training

This is AlphaSAR’s Mapping and Compass Class. We will be discussing coordinate systems, compass features, map reading, navigation, compass skills, and best practices. Please send an email to info@alphasar.org for more information on what topics are being covered.

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 […]

2016 Fall Canine Seminar

Trailing Bloodhound K9 Gruff training League City Texas

We will be having a Fall Seminar at Carolina Creek Camp in Huntsville, Tx. Please stay tuned for more information.

FUNSAR / SARTech II

We will be hosting a joint FUNSAR / SARTech II. The first weekend will be mostly classroom with a few outdoor activities. The second weekend (May 13-15) will be all of the FUNSAR outdoor activities and the SARTech II written test and field stations. If you would like a more detailed schedule or have any […]

SARTech II (Classroom) – SE Memorial Hospital

National Association for Search and Rescue

This is the classroom portion of the NASAR SARTech II. Please bring your own pencils, compass (UTM grid, ruler, protractor, etc), ropes, and harness materials. You must register ahead of time on our website: http://www.alphasar.org/product/sartech-ii The test is two parts with the written and ropes conducted on Friday Evening and the Practical (Field exercises) on […]

SARTech II (Field) – Bear Creek Park

National Association for Search and Rescue

This is the field portion of the NASAR SARTech II. This will be an all day and people only event, so please plan accordingly. Be sure to bring your SAR Pack and all the items needed to challenge the NASAR SARTECH II. You must register ahead of time on our website: http://www.alphasar.org/product/sartech-ii and you must […]