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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]