USCGC Paul Clark Hosts Search and Rescue Training

first_img View post tag: Training View post tag: SAR View post tag: Navy June 22, 2015 View post tag: News by topic Authorities View post tag: rescue View post tag: Navalcenter_img View post tag: search Back to overview,Home naval-today USCGC Paul Clark Hosts Search and Rescue Training USCGC Paul Clark Hosts Search and Rescue Training The crew of U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Paul Clark (WPC 1106) hosted search and rescue (SAR) training to representatives from six countries in the Caribbean Sea.The Jamaican Defense Force – Coast Guard, Belize Coast Guard, Royal Canadian Navy, British Royal Navy, Mexican Navy and U.S. Navy were all on hand for the extensive, day-long training.The afternoon was given over to hands-on drills where the students were put on small boats and sent out to sea. The drills simulated real-world fire and flooding situations and required the students to put their classroom training to practical use.It was an exhausting day at sea for all the students but the relationship building experience here during the maritime phase of Tradewinds 2015 has already made an impact.Tradewinds is a combined, joint U.S. Southern Command-sponsored exercise and an opportunity for the participating partner nations to come together to enhance regional maritime security.Image: USCG Share this article View post tag: USCGC Paul Clarklast_img read more