Here is a summary of the activities and events for February thru June 2018.
Held team meeting (13th)
Team training day (17th) with simulated victim.
Mock search exercise and training day (17th)
Attended Cops for Cancer event (5th)
Throw rope training (8th)
Missing Persons Call (10th)
Team Meeting (11th)
Assisted with Float your Fanny down the Ganny event (21st)
Cobourg Police Community Partnership
Assisted Port Hope police with Battle of the Atlantic event (6th)
Missing Persons Call (9th)
Assisted Port Hope fire with incident (17th)
Missing Persons Call (19th)
Team night training exercise (26th)
Assist Port Hope police with Heros Ride (2nd)
Mutual Aid – Assist Respond SAR with Bread and Honey Festival (3rd)
Fund Raising Event – Cobourg Highland Games (15-16th)
Grafton Canada Day – OCEAP display (24th)
Wow – what a year we had in 2017!
OCEAP wrapped up another successful year.
- over 4,000 hours of community service
- a new support agreement with the County of Northumberland
- supporting the Adventure Smart program, including Hug A Tree
- new and improved call out / alert system; and
- improved SAR and first aid training for members.
We look forward to an exciting 2018 with all of our dedicated members and community partners!
May 1st – AdventureSmart Presentation
Helping our youth be prepared for outdoor adventures –
May 17th, 23rd & 25th – Choose Your Ride
(Port Hope and Cobourg)
Participating with Police, Fire and EMS at the Secondary Schools.
May 27th – Night Field Training Exercise
Opportunity for members to practice their night search and navigation skills. It was great to have members from Respond SAR out with us!
April 8th – Float Your Fanny Down the Ganny
An annual event for us supporting the Port Hope Fire and Port Hope Police Service. A very busy day for our members!
April 22nd – Field Training Exercise for Members
Crew briefingEvac patientGPS crew tracks
April 24th – AdventureSmart Presentation
April 29th – Cops 4 Cancer
Again this year, our members (and family) participated to raise funds.
March 18 Field Training Day
Lots of exciting news for the Team…
OCEAP Training Day.
OCEAP was pleased to host Adventure Smart Training in Cobourg.
Congratulations to the new Presenters! Thank you to the Trainers!
For more information about Adventure Smart click here.
Field Training Day – An excellent day of outdoor training in basic SAR. Special thanks to members and trainers!
Nov 4-5 Assisting Trinity College and Port Hope Police Service with roadblocks for OFSAA.
Nov 5 Team field training day in Port Hope
Nov 11 Assisting Port Hope Police with roadblocks for Remembrance Day events.
Nov 20 Assisting Cobourg Police with roadblocks for the Santa Claus Parade.
October 15 – Team Training
OCEAP members joined by Respond SAR at local trailer park to practice neighbourhood search skills. A number of members assigned to new roles for the day – Well done by all.
October 16 – Assist Port Hope Police
Members attended Presqu’ile Provincial Park to assist with the Red Run – 1k, 5k, 10k at the request of the Port Hope Police Service.
October 16 – SARSCENE 2016
OCEAP is proud to announce that our Executive Officer, Colin Cackette received the SAR Award of Excellence in Leadership at the National Search and Rescue Conference in Edmonton, Alberta!
September 17, 2016
Our September training day was attended by Dominik Wisniewski who wrote a great article about OCEAP for the Northumberland News
The article contained the following pictures…
Thank you Dominik for the great article and your support!