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Swift Water Rescue

Price: $299 + GST

Dates: May 19,21,22,23 | May 26,28,29, 30 | June 9,11,12,13
| July 15,16,17,18

Course is run over 2 evenings and 2 full days.

Skills include: Hydrology, Rescue Equipment, Swimming, Wading, z-drags and rescues, sweepers, unpinning of canoes, cinches, knots, live bait rescues.

The course is ideal for those wanting river rescue knowledge, perfect for canoeists, fisherman, boaters, kayakers or anyone who is around rivers, creeks or streams.

The course is very hands on with lots of swimming, simulations and in the river practice. We have a rescue mannequin we use in simulations. Each rescue is unique so we teach you different options that you can use based on the situation.

Upon completion of the course students will receive a Certificate of Completion from American Canoe Association, the oldest Paddlesport Organization in the world.

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