Search and rescue training starts this weekend!

Pierce County Explorer Search and Rescue training starts this weekend! If you want to join PCESAR, come to Course 1 on November 5th and 6th or 19th and 20th.


Camp Lakeview
32919 Benbow Dr. E.
Graham, WA  98338


  • Head South on either Meridian or Mountain Highway until you come to 304th St E. Turn Left.
  • Proceed to 144th Ave E. Turn Right.
  • Follow the signs to Camp Lakeview.

Registration is 7:00-7:30am.

What to bring:

  • Certificates of completion for online FEMA courses NIMS IS100, IS200, and IS700
  • Lunch and snacks
  • Raingear
  • $105 training fee (cash, check, or card. Card will add approximately 3% to cover processing fees)
  • Youth, bring a parent for the Saturday morning registration and equipment talks.
Can't make it this weekend? Another Course 1 is offered November 19th and 20th. And if you still want to attend an orientation, there is one more on November 14, 7:00pm, at the Parkland/Spanaway branch of the Pierce County Library.