Designed for outdoor professionals with existing river experience who may be required to perform whitewater/river rescues. Includes solutions to common rescue situations with a focus on how to maximise the safe use of the minimum amount of equipment.

COURSE CONTENT

Includes:

  • Rescuer safety  
  • Personal and team equipment  
  • Whitewater swimming and self-rescue  
  • Bank-based rescue options  
  • In-water rescues  
  • Foot & body entrapments  
  • Unpinning boats

COURSE PRE-REQUISITES

Confident swimmer with experience of water-based activities (rafting, canoeing, canyoning, sea level traversing etc.)

COURSE DURATION

3 days