Operational Leadership in SAR 

This is a beta version and is subject to change before official release.

The objective of this program is to introduce contemporary all-risk incident leadership practices to the Mountain Rescue community.

Incident Command At the conclusion of this program, students should be able to:

  • Understand the five components of Operational Leadership and a leaders' responsibility in the categories of duty, respect, and integrity
  • Understand the five communication responsibilities, the meaning of a leader's intent, and human factor barriers to situational awareness
  • Understand key leadership fundamentals and risk assessment
  • Understand the planning and response to an incident within an incident (IWI)