Priority 1 Air Rescue teaches all aspects of emergency response for pilots and aircrews in order for their unit to provide Search and Rescue (SAR), Helicopter Emergency Medical Services (HEMS), and Tactical Law Enforcement (LE) missions. We provide Transport Canada, EASA, CASA, and FAA compliant Part 133 Class D Human External Cargo (HEC) training worldwide for Fire/Rescue services, SAR teams, Utility/Industry personnel, Commercial Part 135 Operators, Law Enforcement Agencies and Domestic/International Military units. Our training courses have been successfully delivered and employed in real world situations by well over 3000 students worldwide.
We currently have over 100 qualified personnel comprised of Helicopter SAR/Special Operations Instructors, Hoist System Operators, Flight Paramedics, and Rescue Specialists all employed as either program managers, training division personnel or operational 24/7 SAR Aircrews for Commercial Part 135 Air Ambulance/SAR Programs.
Priority 1 Air Rescue’s Instructors have proven field experience from the emergency service community and are qualified to provide helicopter training services to customers in over 23 different aircraft types. We offer the most comprehensive SAR and tactical mission training solutions in the industry.
All our SAR Instructors and Aircrew are FAA Part 133 Class D Human External Cargo qualified and are dedicated in providing unparalleled capability and service.
Priority 1 Air Rescue helicopter rescue training courses also meet and exceed the JAR OPS 3 requirements for Helicopter Hoist Operation (HHO).
Priority 1 Air Rescue also provide customers complete turn-key SAR solutions (including program implementation, aircraft configuration, equipment procurement and staffing) for Governemnt Agencies and Commercial Part 135 Operators who are insterested in air medevac and rescue helicopter operations.
We further specialize in conducting SAR Audits and Assessments for large or small operators conducting inland or offshore SAR Operations, equipment procurement, and SAR Paramedic Aircrew staffing for Government Agencies and Commercial Part 135 Operators who are interested in air medevac and rescue helicopter operations.
“Your One Stop SAR Shop” – using innovation and experience to provide safe, standardized and quality helicopter training, turn-key SAR/EMS Operations, staffing, consultations, and product sales while continually striving to improve industry safety, effectiveness and uniformity through research and development.