HAWK MOUNTAIN RANGER SCHOOL

 10 - 18 July 2021

AIRCREW SURVIVAL COURSE

COURSE SPECIFIC DATES

14-18 July 2020

DESCRIPTION
Can you survive in the woods with just what is in your aircraft? This 4-day course is designed to teach you just that, and more. For all Aircrew Members (Seniors and Cadets 18 and over), this course will provide invaluable information on how to survive until help arrives. The Ranger Instructor Staff is well versed in all aspects of survival training. Students will experience hands-on indoor and outdoor classroom training and two days of practical survival experience in the field. The course will cover Egress Training, Initial Survival Concerns, Survival Kits, The WILL TO SURVIVE, Improvising Equipment, Communications, Signaling, Land Navigation, First Aid, Personal Hygiene, Nutrition, Water Procurement, Basic Survival Skills for all Regions, Shelter, Weather, Fire Building, and the practical experience of survival.
Target Graduation Qualifications:  Aircrew Water Survival Certification
REQUIREMENTS
  • Minimum 18 years of age
  • Must have completed Level 1 (Senior) or Achievement 1 (Cadet)
  • Must have completed Cadet Protection Training 
  • Current CAP membership
  • ​Must be in Physical Category 1 throughout the duration of the school.
    • CAP Physical Categories are described in CAPR 60-50
ADDITIONAL NOTES
  • 4-day course with the first and last days being conducted at Fort Indiantown Gap
  • Course Fee includes food, Fort Indiantown Gap lodging, course materials, water survival certification and some safety equipment 
  • If you have a survival kit for your plane we suggest you bring it along, if possible along with any routine gear you would personally carry during flight operations
  • Apply for this course under “318 - HMRS Aircrew Survival Course” in eServices
Course Fee

$275 - Includes food, lodging, and some safety equipment 

Squadron Commander
Location

Lt Col Brian Porter

HMRS Training Facility

Kempton, PA

To request more information:


Contact us at:

hawkmountain@cap.gov

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