Selecting the Search Pattern

The section contains a series of short video clips for marine search area coverage, broken down by task. 

You should work through the videos in order the first time you view to get the best results. When you have completed the set, feel free to take the optional quiz below to reinforce your learning.

This video demonstrates the basics for selecting the search pattern for a marine search.

More modules

  • Marine Search Area Coverage

    • Types of Search Patterns

      This video demonstrates the types of search patterns for a marine search.

    • Defining Search Pattern Parameters

      This video demonstrates search pattern parameters.

    • Search Pattern Calculations

      This video explains the calculations required for search pattern planning.