Members of SAR trained on the use of SARTOPO

SARTOPO is a mapping tool used by Search & Rescue that allows team members to track their location, plot points, give routes/grid coordinates and more. It can be used by multiple users at once to be able to work as a team, also allowing an incident commander to have an overview picture of the situation.

Goal: Prepare field team members to respond to a mission using SARTopo for navigation and track recording.


  1. Open a team map in the mobile app
  2. Record Tracks
  3. Turn on and off location sharing settings
  4. Locate an assigned search area
  5. Enter given coordinates, add marker and navigate to it


  1. Working with team assignments
  2. Lite radio use: Status updates to command / communicating coordinates
  3. Grid search of small area assignment