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Tracking Class

Product Description

Instructors for this class:

  • Joe Kellam - Bio
  • Kyt Lyn Walken - Bio 

Equipment Needed for this class:

  • Personal Kit for Camping 3 nights
  • Knife
  • Saw
  • Headlamp
  • Hand held magnifying lens
  • Notebook
  • Writing tools
  • Compass
  • Map tool 1;10,000 scale
  • Folding ruler (Masonry or Carpentry type)
  • Gloves
  • Water bottle and nesting cup
  • Clothing for environment and weather
  • Good Hiking Boots
  • Cell phone or Camera

Date / Time Subject/Activities:

Day 1

0900 – 1030 Registration and set into camp

1030 – 1200 Glossary, Rules of Tracking, Basic Tracking

1200 – 1300 Lunch Break

1300 – 1400 Tracking Indicators, Dynamics of a footprint

1400 – 1700 Spoor Pit Exercise

1700 – 1730 Aging lab

1730 – 1745 Daily Debrief

1800 Dinner/ camp

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Day 2

0800 – 0815 Aging Lab

0815 – 0900 Role of the SAR Tracking Team, Team formations (Classroom)

0900 – 1230 Micro Tracking (Navigation Range)

1230 – 1300 Lunch Break (in the field)

1300 – 1700 5 on 5 Basic Tracking Exercises

1700 – 1730 Daily Debrief

1800 Dinner

1900 - 2000 UTM Grid mapping

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Day 3

0800 – 0815 Aging Lab

0830 – 0930 Lost Spoor Procedures, (Classroom)

0930 – 1030 Lost Spoor Static, (Field)

1030 – 1200 Team Tracking with Lost Spoor Procedures Exercises

1200 – 1300 Lunch (in the field)

1300 – 1700 Team Tracking with Lost Spoor Procedures Exercises

1800 Dinner/ movement to bivouac camp

2130 – 2330 Night tracking exercise

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Day 4

0800 – 0815 Aging Lab

0830 – 0930 Animal tracking presentation (Halfpenny)

0930 – 1100 Locate, identify and cast animal tracks

1130 – 1200 Lunch Break /exercise briefing

1200 - 1500 Final Team Tracking Exercise, locate instructors

1500 – 1530 Debrief, Pictures, Certificates, Depart.

     

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    Tracking Class

    $600.00

    SKU:2019OCT24
    Weight: 1.0 lb

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    Product Description

    Instructors for this class:

    • Joe Kellam - Bio
    • Kyt Lyn Walken - Bio 

    Equipment Needed for this class:

    • Personal Kit for Camping 3 nights
    • Knife
    • Saw
    • Headlamp
    • Hand held magnifying lens
    • Notebook
    • Writing tools
    • Compass
    • Map tool 1;10,000 scale
    • Folding ruler (Masonry or Carpentry type)
    • Gloves
    • Water bottle and nesting cup
    • Clothing for environment and weather
    • Good Hiking Boots
    • Cell phone or Camera

    Date / Time Subject/Activities:

    Day 1

    0900 – 1030 Registration and set into camp

    1030 – 1200 Glossary, Rules of Tracking, Basic Tracking

    1200 – 1300 Lunch Break

    1300 – 1400 Tracking Indicators, Dynamics of a footprint

    1400 – 1700 Spoor Pit Exercise

    1700 – 1730 Aging lab

    1730 – 1745 Daily Debrief

    1800 Dinner/ camp

     ________________________________________________________________________

    Day 2

    0800 – 0815 Aging Lab

    0815 – 0900 Role of the SAR Tracking Team, Team formations (Classroom)

    0900 – 1230 Micro Tracking (Navigation Range)

    1230 – 1300 Lunch Break (in the field)

    1300 – 1700 5 on 5 Basic Tracking Exercises

    1700 – 1730 Daily Debrief

    1800 Dinner

    1900 - 2000 UTM Grid mapping

    ________________________________________________________________________

    Day 3

    0800 – 0815 Aging Lab

    0830 – 0930 Lost Spoor Procedures, (Classroom)

    0930 – 1030 Lost Spoor Static, (Field)

    1030 – 1200 Team Tracking with Lost Spoor Procedures Exercises

    1200 – 1300 Lunch (in the field)

    1300 – 1700 Team Tracking with Lost Spoor Procedures Exercises

    1800 Dinner/ movement to bivouac camp

    2130 – 2330 Night tracking exercise

    ______________________________________________________________________

    Day 4

    0800 – 0815 Aging Lab

    0830 – 0930 Animal tracking presentation (Halfpenny)

    0930 – 1100 Locate, identify and cast animal tracks

    1130 – 1200 Lunch Break /exercise briefing

    1200 - 1500 Final Team Tracking Exercise, locate instructors

    1500 – 1530 Debrief, Pictures, Certificates, Depart.

       

      Click Here for the Class Purchase Policy.

      Click Here for Ohio Class Location

      Click Here for nearby Hotels if you need to come before or after class

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