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Discussion in 'Public Safety Divers/Search and Rescue' started by PaulSmithTek, Mar 24, 2006.

  1. PaulSmithTek

    PaulSmithTek Barracuda

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    Location: Salt Lake City Utah
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    I am from Utah and I would love to become a Public Safety Diver. Does anyone have any ideas as of where to start. I know that it is ran by The Sheriffs Department.
     
  2. bridgediver

    bridgediver Instructor, Scuba

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    Hi Paul

    Try doing a search first, this question gets asked almost every week -- if you had a more specific question...



    Someone really should con Gary into writing an article on this that could be a "sticky" at the top of the forum.
    I think he's the best man for the job *nudge-nudge*:wink:
     
  3. PWCPD Diver

    PWCPD Diver Nassau Grouper

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    A lot of Sheriff's offices have "reserve" deputies. Basically unpaid or "volunteers". Our sheriff's office uses these to supplement their rank and file. I would go to the sheriff's office with a resume and let them know what your experiance is and that you would like to become a reserve deputy.

    Just my .02
     
  4. Gary D.

    Gary D. ScubaBoard Supporter ScubaBoard Supporter

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    Get ahold of the local team and the Sheriff's department and see what they require.

    Anytime they can add someone outside of a sport field into the ranks is a good thing.

    Here is their web site: http://www.slsheriff.org/html/org/sar/join2.html

    Good luck

    Gary D.
     

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