SAREX at Lake Ray Roberts

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Date(s) - 10/21/2017 - 10/22/2017
7:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Members attending must have a minimum of General Emergency Services (GES) on their 101 card. If you don’t know how to get GES or what a 101 card is, please speak with your squadron commander or emergency services officer. Members arriving without GES will be sent home. Members attending must attend with a complete 24-hour pack and elements of an extended duration pack sufficient for an overnight stay (change of undergarments, toiletries, sleeping bag, tent). Please reference task O-0001 in the Ground & Urban Direction Finding Team Task Guide for more details on the contents of the pack.


Please plan to arrive at the campsite off of Deer Ridge Circle no later than 0800L. When passing through the guard gate, notify the park ranger that you are dropping off a Civil Air Patrol member. If you plan to arrive and stay with your POV, or are bringing a group in a CAP vehicle, please contact Maj Cryerfor further instructions. Please plan to depart the campsite by 1600L on Sunday.


The cost for the training weekend will be $15. This will cover an MRE for Saturday lunch, Saturday dinner, Saturday night snacks, Sunday breakfast, and an MRE for Sunday lunch. Members will be camping at one of the park campsites. Cadets without a tent will need a tent or to make arrangements with a cadet of the same gender to share a tent; the same applies to senior members. Please try to coordinate this ahead of time.


Instruction will be provided on the following qualifications:

– Ground Team Member 3 (entry level)

– Ground Team Member 2

– Ground Team Member 1 (by email request to Maj Cryer and Maj Fosteronly; subject to approval)

– Ground Team Leader (by email request to Maj Cryer and Maj Foster only; subject to approval)

– Ground Branch Director (by email request to Maj Cryer and Maj Foster only; subject to approval)

– Mission Radio Operator

– Mission Staff Assistant

Trainees will only be authorized to train on ONE qualification for the weekend to ensure maximum practice and proficiency is achieved and demonstrated.


Bookings are closed for this event.