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May 17-21, 2017 Forest Grove, OR
The 5-Day Tactical Tracker Course is designed to teach students aggressive visual tracking techniques that begin at the individual level and progresses to conducting a tracking mission as a member of a Tracking Patrol. Students who complete the course will be presented with a certificate of completion. (This is a 50+ hour course)
Glossary of Tracking Terms
Basic Visual Tracking Techniques
Human Gait and Track Interpretation
Visual and Non Visual Tracking Indicators
Factors that Affect Sign
Principles of Tracking
Track Pursuit Drill
Mission of the Tracker Squad
Duties and Responsibilities within the Tracker Squad
Tracking Formations and Movement Techniques
Lost Track Drills
Immediate Action Drills
Assessing the Age of Sign
Conduct of a Tracking Patrol
Required Packing List
This is a basic list. Remember you will be out in a field environment for the full 5 days.
Serviceable boots (must be broken in, have good foot and ankle support and have a good tread)
GPS/ Lensatic Compass
Flash light with colored lenses
Load Bearing Equipment
Individual Rifle (Empty Magazine - NO AMMUNITION)
Assault Pack with a 3 liter Hydration System
30 feet of 550 cord
Retractable Tape measure
Camouflage stick, compact or cream
Seasonally appropriate hat, underwear, and outerwear
Good quality insect repellant with Deet (spring, summer, and fall)
Folding Chair (optional)
Seasonally appropriate equipment to remain overnight in field conditions.
**Enough Food and Water for the Entire Time in the Field.
Your instructor is JOHN HURTH, US Army Special Forces (Ret), and author of the "Combat Tracking Guide" published by Stackpole Books.
All of our courses are taught completely outdoors. We do not lecture or use power point presentations to conduct our classes. Students will be immersed in the tracking environment from beginning to end. With that said all who attend must be in good physical condition and able to walk every day 3-6 miles over rugged terrain.
A minimum of 10 students is required in order for this course to be conducted. Register and make payment now to guanrantee placement.
*** Due to Department of State ITAR Regulations, all Tactical Training is available only to US Citizens/Legal Residents.***
** Ask about our Hosting Guide. Additional course costs will be assessed based on mission requirements when TYR Group instructors travel out of state to a hosting organizations location (airfare, lodging, etc...).
REGISTRATION, PAYMENTS & DEPOSIT
Please fill out our Course Registration Form for each course you will attend. Then make your payment. You are not fully registered until your Course Registration Form has been submitted and your course slot has been paid in full.
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May 17-21, 2017
Course Rate is $700 Per Student
Registration Deadline/ All payments due April 19, 2017
The location of this course is in the community of Gales Creek, OR,
located near the next largest town of Forest Grove, OR. The non-refundable and non-transferable deposit for this location is $260.00. Student who are registering for this course can either pay in full or make 3 monthly payments. See payment carts below.