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AdventureSmart Trip Plan App

Posted on February 15, 2019 at 15:25 in General News

The Search and Rescue Volunteer Association of Canada  (SARVAC) is pleased to announce the launch of the new AdventureSmart Trip Plan App. This app was launched at Ottawa City Hall on February 8, 2019. Here you will find a French and English versions of the media release AdventureSmart Media Release, AdventureSmart Media Release (French) and infographic Infographic, Infographic FRENCH. These documents are intended […]

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SARVAC Hits PEI and Ontario For GSAR Standards Workshops

Posted on October 27, 2017 at 15:52 in General News, ON News, PE News

SARVAC GSAR Trainer Development Sessions in PEI and Ontario

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SARVAC-GSAR – Quebec

Posted on September 12, 2017 at 20:20 in General News, QC News

The Quebec SARVAC – GSAR Curriculum Trainer Development Session
La session québécoise de développement de la formation curriculaire SARVAC-GSAR

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GSAR Curriculum Trainer Development Sessions

Posted on August 11, 2017 at 17:34 in General News, NL News

The first session occurred July 29-30 in beautiful Grand Falls-Windsor Newfoundland and Labrador, hosted by Exploits Search and Rescue and the Newfoundland and Labrador Search and Rescue Association.

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President’s Message: National Volunteer Week

Posted on April 26, 2017 at 21:53 in BC News, General News, MB News, NB News, NL News, NS News, NT News, NU News, ON News, PE News, QC News, SK News, YK News

President’s Greeting: National Volunteer Week

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2017 Washington State Search and Rescue Conference

Posted on March 8, 2017 at 16:49 in General News

Ferry County Search and Rescue is hosting the State SAR Conference at the Ferry County Fairgrounds located just east of the town of Republic. Pre-Conference: May 15, 16, 17 & 18 Conference: May 19, 20 & 21 www.wasarcon.org  

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SARVAC Hits the West Coast!

Posted on February 1, 2017 at 23:28 in BC News, General News

SARVAC hosts BCSARA and EMBC for weekend workshop in Chilliwack

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Hypothermia Training for Rescuers

Posted on November 10, 2016 at 19:04 in General News

Are you looking to further your education on hypothermia and other cold injuries?  Are you in need of a refresher on how to properly diagnose and treat victims in the field who are suffering from such symptoms?  Then look no further!  The Baby It’s Cold Outside (BICO) Program has been created for you, the trained […]

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SARVAC Welcomed in New Brunswick!

Posted on November 5, 2016 at 16:37 in NB News

SARVAC Welcomed in New Brunswick!

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SARVAC Hits the Yukon With Success!

Posted on November 1, 2016 at 00:34 in YK News

40 Yukon SAR Volunteers met in Whitehorse October 21-23 at the Coast High Country Inn as part of the SARVAC Strengthening the GSAR Role in Canada Project sponsored by Public Safety Canada and the New Initiatives Fund (NIF) from the National Search and Rescue Secretariat. Over the weekend attendees were met with a hearty schedule […]

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