Swiftwater Rescue Training
American Canoe Association

American Canoe Association Swiftwater Rescue Training
Saturday, May 11 – Sunday, May 12
Pioneer Park on the Deschutes River – Bend, OR
Price Per Participant: $250.00

The American Canoe Association (ACA), Swiftwater Rescue Advanced Course covers all the essentials of accident prevention and management, hazard recognition, self-rescue, boat-based rescue, whitewater swimming and basic rope techniques. Day II, students learn more advanced skills including advanced rope rescue techniques, unpinning and extrication, entrapment rescues and the use of swiftwater rescue vests.

This two day course will combine an outdoor classroom setting with hands-on learning scenarios in whitewater situations. This course is physically demanding. Participants should be comfortable swimming in Class II / III whitewater. Review the INFO button below for more details.