Field Training Course

Introduction to the Sierra Nevada Mountains

Course ID
SNV101
Department
Field Training
Campus
In the Field
Instructor
Tim Doyle
Credit
2.000
Method
In the Field

This is a Field Training Course with Instructor Tim Doyle of UFO Seekers. Students will spend 10 hours in the Sierra Nevada Mountains of California as part of the Introduction to the Sierra Nevada Mountains Training Course.

Training Course Activities

Sky-watch for UFO activity in the beautiful Southern Sierra Nevada Mountains of California. This is in the Sequoia National Forest and near the Kern River. It’s also home to Giant Sequoia trees which you’ll get to see and touch during a short hike in the forest. Learn about UFO activity in the area, how-to record objects, learn about the local military activity, safety in the field, and much more. You will learn exactly what a UFO & Alien Investigator does while on-location in the Sierra Nevada Mountains.

Course: Introduction to the Sierra Nevada Mountains
Course ID: SNV101
Location: Johnsondale, CA
Instructor: Tim Doyle
Maximum Students: 1 Group (Group of 1-3 People)

Cost:
$500 for 1 Student
$700 for a Group of 2 People
$800 for a Group of 3 People

Equipment Used During Course

Students have the opportunity to use our equipment during segments of the Field Training Course.

  • Optical Video
  • Infrared Thermal Video (FLIR)
  • Thermal Video
  • Infrared Night Vision
  • Parabolic Dish
  • K2 Meter
  • EMF Detector
  • Geiger Counter
  • and more!
  • In this Training Course, Instructor Tim Doyle will ensure you experience what it’s like being a UFO & Alien Investigator.

    Travel and Location Details

    This training course takes place a the physical location, near Johnsondale, California (although Johnsondale is not the location it’s just the closest landmark for maps). Due to COVID-19 the student(s) must provide their own transportation and arrive at the location on their own. The student(s) will follow the UFO Seekers vehicle during the training course.

    The exact location of the initial meeting spot will be emailed to the attendees two days before the training course date. This will be a location near Johnsondale, California. Vehicles may have to traverse dirt roads depending on the road conditions.

    Warnings and More Details

  • UFO Seekers will provide meals and drinks to attendees while on-location.
  • Students must bring their own camera/video equipment.
  • Students must be able to endure hot or cold temperatures for an extended period of time. The SIerra Nevada Mountains experiences extreme weather conditions.
  • Students must be able to deal with bugs and mosquitoes.
  • Students will be in the wilderness which can lead to an encounter with bears, mountain lions, bobcats, or other wildlife (it’s rare).
  • Entry Requirements

  • 18+ Years Old
  • Must Have Own Transportation
  • Must be in Good Health
  • Must Pay Enrollment Fee
  • Course Structure

    Students will be sky-watching for UFO activity at AREA 51 with UFO Seekers. Driving their own transportation, students will follow UFO Seekers around the area and learn about aspects of being a UFO & Alien Investigator. Course topics also cover the military, safety, using equipment, recording objects, tips, techniques, and more.

    Course Availability

    This course is only available a few times per year. Check our events calendar for exact dates. The course is limited to two groups per date, so ensure you signup before the courses are sold-out.

    Warnings and Disclaimers

  • UFO Seekers will provide meals and drinks to attendees while on-location.
  • Students must bring their own camera/video equipment.
  • Students must sign disclaimers and other documents before course begins. Paperwork is signed in-person, upon initial meeting with instructor.
  • Students must be able to endure hot or cold temperatures for an extended period of time. AREA 51 is located in a desert with extreme weather conditions.