Avalanche Awareness

RECCO® SAR technology is designed specifically to perform rapid searches for missing people in the outdoors year-round.

Videos on how this system operates are available at the website below. Once on this site, click 'Downloads' from the left hand menu and scroll down.

More modules

  • Land SAR

    • Radio Communications

      These resources relate to the use of radio communications for land SAR operations.

    • Extended Search Management

      These resources support training and refresher training in Extended Search Planning.

    • Missing Person Behaviour

      These resources provide information related to the lost person behaviour.

    • Tracking Core Skills

      These resources support training for Tracking Core Skills.

    • Searching Suburban Environment

      These resources support training and refesher training in suburban searching.

    • Search Techniques

      These resources support training and refresher training in search techniques.

    • Processing Wilderness Clue Sites

      Resource material that supports training and refresher training in processing clues from a wilderness site.

    • Tracking in the Wilderness

      These resources support training and refresher training for tracking in the wilderness environment.

    • The Initial Response

      These resources relate to the initial phase of a land search.