Schedule of Training, Meetings and Community Outreach Events

CASART field members are expected to attend as much training as possible and to attend at least one of our mock searches each year. If you have questions, suggestions or ideas let us know. All of our training events are open to members of other Search and Rescue Teams who are active members of the NYS Federation of Search and Rescue Teams.
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2019 Training and Public Service Schedule
Please RSVP to as soon as you plan to attend!

Map and Compass Field Exercise - Sat. May 11
Location and Time TBA

Mock Searches

Exercises may also incorporate other topics such as map & compass, fire building, shelter, pack contents, clothing, radio use. If there are topics of particular interest you would like training or a refresher on, please let us know.

Trail Maintenance:

Arrangements for trail maintenance on several trails. Dates will depend on weather and conditions.

Please RSVP to if you plan to attend a session and check frequently for changes!

Other Training courses: Depending on interest, we can schedule and provide training on:
Winter Ready – are you ready to search in winter?
Incident Command structure
Clothing – what to wear (and what not to wear) in the woods and on a search
What’s in your Pack?
Map and Compass
Advanced Land Navigation
Found Person Care
If you have an interest in any of these topics, or in other topics appropriate to SAR, let me know and we’ll organize a class.

Attention Members of other NYSFEDSAR Teams - If we have room, you are welcome to attend our training sessions -- RSVP to

Community Events We Participate In

For Kids: HUG A TREE class -- what to do if you get lost.

CASART provides Trail Stewardship at for the trails around Moss Lake, Bubb and Sis  Lake trails and on Black Bear Mountain.

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