2019 SARCon Presented by Flight For Life Colorado & Colorado Search and Rescue

Dates and Times:

9/27/2019 - 12:00 PM to 8:30 PM

9/28/2019 - 7:00 AM to 8:00 PM

9/29/2019 - 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM

 

Cost:

$100.00

The registration period has closed for this event.


What to Expect

10th Annual Flight For Life Colorado / Colorado Search and Rescue.
This year's conference offers a wide variety of break-out sessions as well as ample outdoor labs lead by experts in the search & rescue community.

 

Keynote Speakers

  • Jeff Sparhawk, President of Colorado Search and Rescue | The Future of Search and Rescue in Colorado
  • Ethan Greene, PhD, Director of the Colorado Avalanche Information Center | The Historic Avalanche Cycle of March 2019


General Schedule of Events

 

Friday:

  • 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm: Field Session-Evacuation techniques for small rescue teams and PikeNPivot with litters
  • 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm: Caring for your patient or fellow rescuer… Wilderness Medicine Simulations to learn or hone your skills | Location: CMC
  • 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm: Avalanche Transceivers: How to be better with your device | Location: Frisco Transever Park
  • 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm: Meet and Greet (Dinner provided)

 

Saturday:

  • 7:00 am - 7:45 am: Registration & Breakfast
  • 7:45 am - 8:00 am: Welcome
  • 8:00 am - 8:50 am: All/ The Future of SAR in Colorado (CSAR)
  • 9:00 am- 11:50 am: Breakout Sessions
  • 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm: Lunch
  • 12:45 pm - 1:50 pm: Ethan Greene, PhD - The Historic Avalanche Cycle of March 2019
  • 2:00 pm - 4:50 pm: Breakout Sessions
  • 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm: State SAR Coordinators' Meeting

 

Sunday:

  • 8:00 am - 8:45 am: Hot breakfast provided
  • 7:30 am - 8:30 am: Lift Ticket hands-on (must have attended Lift Ticket lecture Saturday)
  • 8:45 am - 12:00 pm: Mock Rescue Scenario technical and medical
  • 8:45 am - 12:45 pm: Mental Health in SAR - Laura McGladrey
  • 1:00pm - 3:00 pm: CSAR Membership Meeting

 

Click here to open Keynote & Session Information

 

 


How to Sign Up

 

Registration open through: 9/26/2019 12:00 PM


CE Credits

This conference has been approved for 13 contact hours that will be provided at the end of the course.


Location

Colorado Mountain College - Breckenridge
107 Denison Placer Road
Breckenridge, CO 80424

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Accommodations

The Grand Hotel
1129 Summit Blvd.
Frisco, CO 80443


Group rate: $99/night
To reserve visit The Grand Hotel or call 970-668-5000 and use Code ZN82M0

 

*previously the Holiday Inn