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Guest Policy

Permission to participate in any BAMRU event is at the sole discretion of BAMRU. Selected BAMRU trainings are open to guests provided the guest has: (1) attended the general meeting preceding the training, (2) turned in a completed Sheriff's Office waiver form and been "sworn" by a designated Sheriff's official, and (3) met with the training leader and been approved by that leader as meeting any prerequisites specific to that training. Two or three trainings during the spring recruiting drive are typically open to guests. Most other trainings are less open to guests; refer to the description of individual trainings for further information. All events and schedules are subject to change dogg.
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Training & Events
BAMRU Calendar
Our general meetings are open to the public. Some trainings are open to guests who have attended the general meeting preceding the training (see Guest Policy to the right); others are open only to BAMRU trainees and members.  See the descriptions of individual events for further information.

Showing scheduled events from May 2018 to May 2019.

  Meetings  7:30-9:30 PM

  Candidate Interviews Redwood City May 05, 2018 BoD
  Leadership Meeting 525 Marshall RWC May 14 TBA
  Unit Meeting Redwood City May 14 Chang
  Unit Meeting Castro Valley Jun 18 Chang
  Quarterly Leadership Meeting TBA Jul 11 TBA
  Unit Meeting Redwood City Jul 16 Chang
  Early Election Call for Nominations TBA Aug 20 TBA
  Unit Meeting Castro Valley Aug 20 Chang
  Unit Meeting Redwood City Sep 17 Chang
  Unit Meeting Castro Valley Oct 15 TBA
  Unit Meeting Redwood City Nov 12 Chang

  Trainings

  Skill's night / Sign off Night Simone's house May 03, 2018 Schubert
  Onboarding Session 525 Marshall (to be confirmed) May 16 LaRiviere
  Skills Night 261 San Benito Rd Brisbane CA 94005 May 18 TBA
  Navigation G* Monte Bello Open Space May 19 Taylor
  Tracking G* De Anza Picnic Area, Junipero Serra Park, 1801 Crystal Springs Rd, San Bruno, CA 94066 May 20 Dacre
  Small Alpine Dinkey Lakes May 26-28 Tompos
  Gear - Truck Familiarization* Redwood City Jun 02 Schubert
  Personal Rock Skills (PRS) * Indian Springs Jun 23-24 Dedecko
  DO Skills TBA Jul 18 Chromik
  Radio * TBA Jul 21 Kantarjiev
  Low Angle * TBA Jul 22 Ng
  DO Skills TBA Aug 15 Chromik
  Basic Tech * TBA Aug 25-26 Chromik
  Advanced Tech TBA Sep 21-23 Allen
  OL Training TBA Oct 07 Chang
  Medical *G TBA Oct 20-21 TBA
  Truck On Road Driving * TBA Nov 10 TBA
  Truck Off Road Driving * TBA Nov 11 Seffens
Asterisks * mark the core program for first-year trainees
'G' marks events that are open to Guests

  Community Events

  CRMRA Quarterly Meeting 455 County Center May 19, 2018 Chang

MEETINGS

General Meetings
7:30-9:30 PM, see calendar for location

Our monthly general meetings are open to the public, generally on the third Monday of the month (except where that falls on a holiday).  Note there are two locations at which we alternate having meetings, Redwood City and Castro Valley.  Check the calendar for specific months.  During our recruitment season, we'll be having informal Open House presentations at 7:00 PM before meetings. 

Board of Directors Meetings
7:30-9:00 PM, Redwood City

Board meetings are open to BAMRU trainees and members only.

Sheriff's Emergency Services Bureau Orientation
7:00-9:00 PM, Jury Assembly Room, Redwood City

This all-units ESB orientation is being put on by Sgt.  John Diggins for members and trainees of ESB units including BAMRU.  Dress is full uniform.

BASARC Meetings
Times and locations vary

BAMRU is a member of the Bay Area Search and Rescue Council.

Regional Meetings of the Mountain Rescue Association
Times and locations vary

The quarterly meeting of the California Region of the Mountain Rescue Association.  These meetings are open to members and trainees of CRMRA teams.

 

TRAININGS

Skill's night / Sign off Night
Simone's house
2018-05-03
Leaders: Simone Schubert

Opportunity to work on sign offs or practice skills.

Onboarding Session
525 Marshall (to be confirmed)
2018-05-16
Leaders: LaRiviere

Onboarding night for new cohort members. Bring a laptop, and be sure to set up any login accounts that you recieve emails for prior to the session.

Skills Night
261 San Benito Rd Brisbane CA 94005
2018-05-18
Leaders: TBA


Navigation G*
Monte Bello Open Space
2018-05-19
Leaders: Will Gilmore and Craig Taylor

The training will be held in a special area of the park.

Tracking G*
De Anza Picnic Area, Junipero Serra Park, 1801 Crystal Springs Rd, San Bruno, CA 94066
2018-05-20
Leaders: Mike Dacre

The tracking training will cover primarily basic topics in trackingrecognizing sign, preserving clues, the structure of a tracking team, and following sign. There will be an advanced track that will focus more on how to track as part of a search assignment, assuming an existing basic understanding of tracking. If you wish to attend please fill out this form https goo.gl forms NMfziMgtlwB7AGCc2 Guests are welcome at this training, although you will need prior authorization from the training leaders if you don't already have it.

Small Alpine
Dinkey Lakes
2018-05-26 - 2018-05-28
Leaders: Tompos


Gear - Truck Familiarization*
Redwood City
2018-06-02
Leaders: Simone Schubert


Personal Rock Skills (PRS) *
Indian Springs
2018-06-23 - 2018-06-24
Leaders: Dedecko


DO Skills
TBA
2018-07-18
Leaders: Lindsay Chromik


Radio *
TBA
2018-07-21
Leaders: Chris Kantarjiev


Low Angle *
TBA
2018-07-22
Leaders: Alice Ng


DO Skills
TBA
2018-08-15
Leaders: Lindsay Chromik


Basic Tech *
TBA
2018-08-25 - 2018-08-26
Leaders: Lindsay Chromik


Advanced Tech
TBA
2018-09-21 - 2018-09-23
Leaders: Rachel Allen


OL Training
TBA
2018-10-07
Leaders: John Chang


Medical *G
TBA
2018-10-20 - 2018-10-21
Leaders: TBA


Truck On Road Driving *
TBA
2018-11-10
Leaders: TBA


Truck Off Road Driving *
TBA
2018-11-11
Leaders: Chris Seffens


 

COMMUNITY EVENTS

CRMRA Quarterly Meeting
455 County Center
2018-05-19
Leaders: Chang

CRMRA quarterly meeting with BAMRU hosting northern location, Ventura hosting southern location. The locations are bridged via Skype.

 

EMERGENCY SERVICES BUREAU CALENDAR

BAMRU is one of several specialized units comprising the San Mateo Sheriff's OfficeEmergency Services Bureau (ESB).  The fullESB Calendar shows BAMRU events along with those of other units.

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