The NASAR calendar tracks courses, evaluations, conferences and other events that are open to the public.  Not all courses show up on the  map (they only show up if we have the address of the course).  Check the chronological list for ALL the courses offered. If you have a conference you want listed, please contact Chris at

  • Monday, June 26, 2017 at 08:00 AM through July 01, 2017 · 1 rsvp
    Hutchinson Community College in Hutchinson, KS

    FUNSAR Course

    This Fundamentals of SAR course will be offered with the Wilderness First Aid Training.  College credit and Continuing EMS credit available.

  • Wednesday, June 28, 2017 at 08:00 AM through July 04, 2017 · 1 rsvp
    Colorado Springs in Colorado Springs, CO

    Canine Area Certification Testing

    This is the Canine SARTECH Area III, II, I testing.  Contact Patricia for more details.

  • Wednesday, June 28, 2017 at 08:00 AM through July 05, 2017
    Colorado Springs in Colorado Springs, CO

    K9 Article / HRD Water and Eval Workshops

    This is a great week of SAR canine training.  It will include testing for the NEW CANINE ARTICLE CERTIFICATION and the HRD Water certification.  There will also be evaluator workshops for both of these certifications.

  • Thursday, July 13, 2017 at 08:00 AM through July 15, 2017
    Windber in Wndber, PA

    Tracking Fundamentals Course

    This is the tracking fundamentals course.  Contact to register

  • Friday, July 14, 2017 at 06:00 PM through July 17, 2017
    Dolores in Dolores, CO


    For more information or to register, please contact:

    Vicki Shaffer at or Chuck Melvin at

  • Monday, July 17, 2017 at 08:00 AM through July 22, 2017 · 1 rsvp
    Windber in Windber, PA


    This is the Advanced SAR course and is intended to prepare you to take the SARTECH I Examination.  To register go to

  • Friday, July 21, 2017 at 08:00 AM through July 25, 2017
    Windber in Windber, PA

    SARTECH I Examination

    This is the SARTECH I Examination.  Candidates should take the ADSAR course to be prepared to take this test.  Please register by contacting John at

  • Saturday, July 22, 2017 at 08:00 AM through July 26, 2017
    Hendersonville in Hendersonville, NC


    This is the NASAR Fundamentals of SAR course.  We will possibly be adding the National Ski Patrol MTR 1&2 with it.  Course cost is $200 per student.  This fee includes the NASAR fee, text, and student packet.  Students must bring a compass (sighting type preferred).  No packs are needed the first weekend.  The second weekend will be in the field rain or shine.  Students must attend both weekends to get credit.

    July 22 & 23, July 29 & 30.

  • Saturday, July 22, 2017 at 08:00 AM through July 24, 2017 · 5 rsvps
    Arkadelphia in Arkadelphia, AR


    This is the Introduction to SAR (ISAR) course.  ISAR textbooks should be purchased from the NASAR bookstore in advance of the course.  Please email Mikki for the course schedule and registration information.

  • Friday, August 04, 2017 at 05:00 PM through August 07, 2017 · 2 rsvps
    Bernalillo in Bernalillo, NM


    This is the SARTECH II Examination.

    Friday August 4, 17:00 - 21:00, Saturday August 5, 07:30 - 17:00, Sunday August 6, 07:30 - 17:00

    Friday August 11, 17:00 - 21:00, Saturday August 12, 07:30 - 17:00, Sunday August 13, 07:30 - 17:00

    Go to the training calendar to register