For anyone heading outdoors, a registered distress beacon is the lifeline that can summon help to your location in a life-threatening situation.
A range of resources to support CIMS 3rd Ed are available from the NEMA website. This includes Role Cards for CIMS Functions.
This website provides all the information you need to know about using, hiring, buying and registering distress beacons.
AdventureSmart provides important information and resources to prepare you for heading into New Zealand's great outdoors.