RCM•SAR Station 1 West Vancouver is one of the strongest stations on the coast with 40 volunteers providing marine search and rescue services 24/7. For those accepted we provide a training program that is competency based and requires demonstration of both technical knowledge and practical experience with accredited certifications. In return we expect a significant time commitment for several years.
Potential members must live within 15 minutes of our Horseshoe Bay station and have the motivation, ability and dedication to save lives at sea. All applications will be placed on our waiting list. Next intake not likely before the spring of 2017.
Challenge yourself and apply to this dynamic local team of unpaid professionals.
Minimum requirements will include Pleasure Craft Operators Certificate (PCOC) and a Police Records Check.
Once your application to Station 1 has been accepted, the following forms must also be completed. Please DO NOT submit these forms until your application has been accepted.