Whitewater Rafting Course (Basic)
Duration: 6 days
Introduction to white water
Intro to equipments / types / importance / usage / maintenance
Safety on river - general safety / safety gear / signals
Paddle commands - basic strokes / paddle signals
Basic maneuvers - ferry / eddy out / peel out
River run of class I - III
Basic first aid / CPR
Basic rescue techniques
Basic rope knots
Whitewater Rescue Technician Course (WRT)
Duration: 3 days
The WRT training is an internationally acknowledged certificate course which provides the skills and knowledge required for rescue in moving and dangerous waters.
Eligibility & Benefits
There are no specific eligibility criteria for participants. Language used for instructions would be predominantly in English. For WRT, swimming skills can be an advantage, though it is not a necessity. All water related training and practice would be with proper safety gear such as life jackets, helmets etc. and a very high level of safety & rescue support would be available for the participants.
The course would benefit adventure professionals, white water river guides, emergency services personnel and any one who would like to train himself/herself to be able to save a life someday in emergency situations like floods, drowning etc.
The course would be conducted by trainers from eminent bodies acknowledged around the world, and an internationally recognized certification would be provided to each participant.
WRT Certification would be provided by:
RESCUE 3 International, California (http://www.rescue3.com)