RESCUE COURSE 101

RESCUE COURSE 101

Course Outline

Instruction to basic rescue techniques for water rescues related to kayaking and canoeing

  • 1 hour of classroom video instruction / 1 hour of dry land practice / 5 hours of on water practice
  • Understanding river hazards
  • Hands on practice with throw bags
  • Rope handling and knot practice
  • M/A 3 to 1 rope systems
  • Water swimming techniques / with and without gear
  • On water kayak rescue technique for paddler rescue
  • On water gear retrieval
  • On water unconscious paddler flip and recovery
  • Group Rescue management and leadership roles

Course Dates

TBA – Please contact the Kayak Center for availability.

Time

10:00 am

Location

Sea to Sky Kayak Center
Unit #3, 123 Charles Street
North Vancouver

Course Cost

$ 125.00