Foot Search Teams

Foot search teams are a basic requirement for most searches

Foot Search Teams are used to search routes, paths, buildings, cemeteries, parks, fields, woodlands, rivers, ponds, canals, lakes, streams and much more.

Basically they have to search anywhere someone can go missing in public spaces.

They cannot search private domestic or commercial business premises and their surroundings without permission as this is all private property.

The search technician and therefore foot team is the backbone of KSAR search and rescue activities.

Every operational member needs to be qualified as a search technician that will primarily operate on foot in a foot team.

This team is made up of three to five, but usually four, search technicians that are qualified to Lowland Rescue national standards to undertake the roles of…