The Georgian Bay Volunteer Search And Rescue is Recruiting Members for 2019

Applications for 2019 are being accepted until November 15, 2018.
Any applications received after November 15, 2018, will be considered for membership in 2020.

Are you that special person who is capable of becoming a search and rescue volunteer?

  • Someone who is a team player?
  • Someone who has perseverance?
  • Someone who takes on a challenge?
  • Someone who has community-focus?
  • Someone who has outdoor skills or aptitude?
  • Someone who can problem solve?

If you are this type of person, we would like to meet you.

We are a not for profit volunteer search and rescue team based out of Barrie, Ontario. Our mandate is to assist the police in looking for lost individuals.

  • Applicants must hold a current valid Standard First Aid Certificate, with CPR level C.
  • Applicants must complete ICS-100 level certification.
  • Applicants must complete the New Recruit training program.
  • New Recruits must actively and regularly participate in GBVSAR Training sessions (2x a month both in class and regular field training).
  • New Recruits must actively and regularly participate in GBVSAR Fundraising events.

Applicants for 2019 who satisfy basic, established requirements will be contacted for an interview after November 15, 2018.

Membership Application


Please send your completed application to:
Georgian Bay Volunteer Search And Rescue
ATTN: Recruiting Committee
65 Cedar Pointe Rd, Suite 165, Barrie, ON  L4N 9R3

Applications are also available at the following locations:

Ontario Provincial Police – Southern Georgian Bay Detachment, Midland, Ontario.
Midland Police Services, Midland, Ontario.
Barrie Police Services, Barrie, Ontario.