December Training

LOCATION: Moanalua Valley TEAM Member: David B Oahu Search and Rescue members participated in a missing person, call-out training on Saturday, December 16th. The goal was to locate the missing individual, Tammy (a stuffed monkey), treat & stabilize the patient, and evacuate the patient to a location where emergency services could provide...

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Land Navigation Field Training

Subj: Operations Report, Land Navigation Field Training, 26 Nov 2017 Team Member: Keane D. 1. Purpose. The skills encompassing land navigation are imperative to each mission a member of O’ahu Search and Rescue (OSAR) is called out on. These skills include, but are not limited to, reading a compass, using...

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ICS Training Field Excercise

LOCATION: Honolulu Team Member: Ethan Pearson-Pomerantz Date: 24th July, 2016 Members of Oahu Search and Rescue spent Sunday practicing their Incident Command System skills while “responding” to a report of a lost hiker in Maunawili. 9 teams members took on various rolls in the ICS structure and worked through the...

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OSAR Team members attend tracker training in Maui

LOCATION: Maui Team Member: David Bunnell Date: 1-5 June, 2016 During the first week of June, members of Oahu Search & Rescue (OSAR) joined with several members of Maui Search & Rescue (MSAR) to train along side each other; taught by Fernando Moreira Professional Tracking Services. Fernando Moreira has the...

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Trail Angels in Moanalua Valley

LOCATION: Moanalua Valey Team Member: Ira Date: 6/30/16 I’m a Trail Angel! An OSAR Trail Angel.  Actually, as of Memorial Day, my friend and OSAR teammate Serene and I are both Trail Angles.  You see, we stationed ourselves 3 miles up Moanalua Valley Trail at the Kulana‘ahane trailhead with supplies...

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