SARDA is proud to announce that we have accepted sponsorship with CEVA for SARDA K9's. Their sponsorship includes annual vaccinations to be administered by our SARDA Partner Frankston Heights Veterinary Centre plus Joint Guard for all K9's plus Adaptil products for them. Thank you CEVA for your support.
SARDA is conducting it’s fourth National Disaster K9 Workshop – delivered again by International Instructors/Assessors in both Live Find and Human Remains Detection. We have three Instructors coming from Superfit Canine – USA. Please email Julie Cowan for all information at SARDA All details will be emailed straight back to all interested parties. [...]
The past three months the teams have been busy working toward Fundamental Skills Assessments. All teams passed the required element and search requirements and now continue to work toward their re-accreditation status in July, 2018. The FSA was assessed by Luke Edwards from Canidae Development who has expert vision and status to cover all aspects [...]
SARDA Interoperable Training - Practical 2018 SARDA & CFA (Country Fire Authority) B-platoon Dandenong CFA combined in our practical Hazmat awareness as a part of our 2018 Interagency Operational Preparedness Course with theory & practical over the last two weeks. Thank you to CFA Hallam Hazmat Instructors Leading Firefighter Marcel Van Elmpt and Firefighter Adam [...]
SARDA Interoperable Training 2018 Thank you to MFB (Melbourne Metropolitan Fire Brigade)for the invitation today to attend the opening of their new Laverton Fire Brigade. SARDA-Search & Rescue Dogs Australia Inc continues to collaborate with all the Emergency Services in both training and days like today where the interoperability of rescue agencies continue to support [...]
SARDA Training 2018 2018 training year has really started well. Two new teams had their first training on rubble, both dogs (black Labradors...lol) were both amazing. They have already started on element training and we saw their strong play/hunt/prey drive master the rubble and unstable surfaces excellently, it didn't put them off their desire for [...]