Class Description

The course will concentrate on backwoods rescue, search dogs and night evolutions which add additional challenges for the student. Weather permitting, a helicopter will be utilized for some of the practical evolutions.

Prerequisite: Physical ability to work in rough terrain and hills in various weather conditions

Student Needs: Pen/pencil, work gloves, long-sleeve shirt, long pants (military pants, tactical pants or jeans), leather work or hiking boots, rain gear, compass, GPS if you have one, headlamp, spare change of clothes. Dress accordingly for outside evolutions.

Con-Ed: Applied for to obtain as many CPC hours as possible

Students are permitted to bring their tent or camper and camp on site.

Class Location

Custaloga Town Scout Reservation
7 Boy Scout Ln
Carlton, PA 16311

Class Details

Dates: Sept 24-25, 2022

Times: 09:00 – 22:00 Sa; 09:00-14:00 Su

Hours: 16 hrs

Instructor

Mike Shaffer

Mike Shaffer
Regional Manager / Flight Nurse, Flight Academy Instructor, STAT MedEvac