RIVER

RESCUE FOR RIVER RUNNERS

SKILLS

IF YOU ARE A PRIVATE BOATER AND LOOKING FOR THE MOST UP TO DATE RESCUE CURRICULUM LOOK NO FURTHER.

IN THIS THOROOUGH CLASS YOU CAN EXPECT TO SPEND A LOT OF TIME IN THE WATER IMPROVING YOUR SKILLS AND WORKING WITH A GROUP.

This water rescue course is specifically written and designed for private boaters, kayakers and boating groups!  Basic river skills are a prerequisite. Emphasis is on identifying hazards, preventing rescue, and actual rescue techniques for yourself and your group.  We encourage a critical approach to rescue senarios with the intent of keeping rescuers safe and providing help quickly and effeciently.  This is the class you want as a boater to stay safe and know what to do if something goes wrong. Although this course meets agency Swiftwater Rescue certification requirements for river guides and kayakers; its pace allows for thorough integration of knowledge and practice of the skills that matter.  The two day format makes the course more affordable and accessible.  This course should be a prerequisite to anyone boating on any river anywhere!  The course addresses the river rescue needs of rafters, cat boaters, kayakers, pack rafters, canoeists, riverboarders and SUP paddlers.