Allegheny Mountain Rescue Group

Operational Member Check List

Name:____________________________  Date Completed: ______________

Equipment

                                                                                Checked by:                                          Date:

Clothing

Appropriate to conditions

[In uniform]

Adequate footwear

Eye Protection (rx glasses with safety lenses or goggles)

Ready Pack

Adequate Pack

Compass

Whistle

Knife

Water container, one liter min.

Food for 48 hours

 

5 Large Trash Bags

Fire Source, waterproof

Headlamp

Second Light Source

Pencil/paper, waterproof

Personal First Aid Kit

Two pairs plastic or vinyl examination gloves

Leather or leather-palmed gloves

Personal meds

Survival Skills

Bivvy Completed with carried field gear

[Winter Bivvy]

Search Skills

Hasty Search

Sweep Search

Closed-Grid Search

Night Operation

Canine Operation

[Containment]

Clue-Aware

Clue-Handling

Calls and Procedures

Uses Attraction

Navigation

Orients map accurately

Takes and follows bearings

Identifies landmarks and features between map/task area

Backbearing

Large obstacles

Triangulation

Declination adjustment

Accurately identifies map position

Uses map coordinates to describe position

Estimates distance travelled

Negotiates formal compass course

Communications Skills

Operates team-issued radio                                                                                             

Requests spare battery

Finds correct channel/frequency

Radio check

Checks in as directed

Etiquette and language

[Troubleshooting]

Can operate base radio

Status codes

Briefing/debriefing

Whistle signals

Rescue Skills

Non-Tech                             

Patient packaging

Litter carrying

Rotation

Litter Captain

Calls

Toenailing

Laddering

Semi-Tech

Gloves

Helmet

Litter team member

Litter tie-in

Belaying

Stance

Aim

Tie-in

Anchors

Calls

Tree-wrap & braking

 

External Certifications 

NIMS 200 (http://training.fema.gov/IS/crslist.asp)    
 MRA Helicopter Rescue Accredidation (http://training.mra.org/)
   
 HazMat Awareness ( http://training.fema.gov/EMIWeb/IS/courseOverview.aspx?code=IS-5.a)    
Introduction to CERT ( https://training.fema.gov/EMIWeb/IS/courseOverview.aspx?code=IS-317)    
Blooborne Pathogens (Required for members not First Responder or higher. http://www.saferesponse.com/sub_page/bbp_main.htm)    
First Aid and CPR    
Current ASRC FTM, DCNR FTM, or NASAR SARTech II certification    

 

Knots                                                                     Tied                        Backed Up                             Date

Square

Water

Figure-8 loop

Figure-8 bend

Figure-8 follow through

Double Fisherman's knot/barrel bend

XXXXXX

Prusik

XXXXXX

ASRC redundant seat harness

XXXXXX

Bowline

Girth Hitch

XXXXXX

Overhand knot

XXXXXX

Tensionless anchor

XXXXXX

Wrap 3, pull 2 anchor   XXXXXX  

Medical Certification:  ___________________________  Expires: ____________

 

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Training Officer

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