Upcoming SAR Tech briefings

A SAR Tech and rescue mannequin are raised into a CH-146 Griffon helicopter during a simulated evacuation off the coast of Miami, Florida as part of Ex SOUTHERN BREEZE in 2017. Photo: CPL GARY CALVÉ, BAGOTVILLE IMAGING SECTION

Upcoming SAR Tech briefings at CFB Halifax

By CFB Halifax Public Affairs

If you’re looking for a new challenge in your military career, you might want to consider becoming a Search and Rescue Technician (SAR Tech). This proud and prestigious CAF occupation accepts Regular and Reserve Force NCMs who undergo an occupational transfer from within the CAF. SAR Tech teams embody their motto, That Others May Live, all across Canada, conducting life-saving missions from coast to coast to coast.

SAR Tech attraction briefings will take place at CFB Halifax on May 29, 2018 at Stadacona, Building S-90, Room 317 (BPSO Classroom). Briefings will be held at 1:30 – 3:30 p.m. and 6 – 8 p.m. Registration is not required for attendance at these briefings.

For additional information on the SAR Tech occupation including prerequisites and training, visit

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