ERIC Number: ED244757
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: 0
Resource Guide for Search and Rescue Training Materials.
The bibliography about search and rescue training materials lists booklets, books, manuals, films, papers, periodicals, and pamphlets that treat many aspects of search and rescue situations: general, cave, disaster, and mountain rescues; strategy tactics; communications; knots and ropes; outdoor living; dogs; tracking; map and compass; survival; physical fitness; cybernetics; commissary/mass feeding; training manuals; winter and water search and rescue; avalanches; scuba; boating; aviation; medical considerations; and first aid. For each of the approximately 400 items included, the bibliography lists the title, author, number of pages, size, and publication information. For films, the bibliography includes the film distributor, film number, name, and, sometimes, the length of the film. Many of the entries are annotated. The bibliography also gives information about 30 search and rescue schools, commercial sources of search and rescue equipment, sources of government materials, and names and addresses of experts in the field. (SB)
Descriptors: Equipment, Films, First Aid, Instructional Materials, Outdoor Education, Physical Fitness, Rescue, Resource Materials, Teaching Methods, Trainers, Training
Survival Education Associaton, 9035 Golden Givens Road, Tacoma, WA 98445 ($5.00 plus postage and handling charges).
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Emergency Response Inst., Tacoma, WA.; Survival Education Association, Tacoma, WA.
Identifiers: Aviation; Emergency Preparedness; Search and Rescue Missions; Survival Skills