ASTM WK39163

    Revision of F1847 - 98(2012) Standard Guide for Demonstrating Minimum Skills of Search and Rescue Dogs and Handlers

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    Active Standard: F1847 - 14

    Developed by Subcommittee: F32.02 | Committee F32 | Contact Staff Manager


    1. Rationale

    This guide is intended to define the minimum training requirements for all search and rescue dog teams or crews. It does not list the training requirements for any particular Type, Kind, or Class of dog team or crew, as defined in F1848, Standard Classification for Search and Rescue Dog Teams. Individual training standards for additional search dog teams or crews will be developed in the future.


    dog training; handler skills; minimum training standards;
    Citing ASTM Standards
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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:

    Technical Contact:
    A. Lee Lang


    F32 (14-01)

    Ballot Item Approved as F1847-2014 and Pending Publication