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Raft Guide Training

RAFT GUIDE TRAINING

In this course, you will learn to swim rapids, perform basic rescue techniques and practice the necessary paddling and river skills to work within the ordered chaos of whitewater. The trainers are experienced, patient and fun. They will help you develop your understanding of rivers, rafts and the beautiful things that can happen when they all come together.

You will train on both the Gallatin and Yellowstone Rivers. Most of the time will be spent on the water so be prepared for some fun! Our objective is to teach and allow you to learn in a controlled environment.

Learning how to be a good raft guide is a long process. It is important to get a solid foundation in the basic skills in order to learn confidently and safely.

SWIFTWATER RESCUE CERTIFICATION COURSE – GALLATIN RIVER

This is an internationally recognized certification course that covers advanced Swiftwater Rescue Techniques. With an initial emphasis is on safety and self-rescue, this class also offers and in-depth look at swiftwater dynamics, recognizing and avoiding hazards, boat-based rescues, technical rescue systems, quick release options, wraps, entrapments and a variety of practical scenarios. A manual, test, patch, ID card and certification are included.This course is a must for anyone working in the whitewater industry. It also offers an important knowledge base for whitewater recreational enthusiasts.

Check out www.whitewaterrescue.com and Contact us for more information.

RAFT GUIDE TRAINING

In this course, you will learn to swim rapids, perform basic rescue techniques and practice the necessary paddling and river skills to work within the ordered chaos of whitewater. The trainers are experienced, patient and fun. They will help you develop your understanding of rivers, rafts and the beautiful things that can happen when they all come together.

You will train on both the Gallatin and Yellowstone Rivers. Most of the time will be spent on the water so be prepared for some fun! Our objective is to teach and allow you to learn in a controlled environment.

Learning how to be a good raft guide is a long process. It is important to get a solid foundation in the basic skills in order to learn confidently and safely.

SWIFTWATER RESCUE CERTIFICATION COURSE – GALLATIN RIVER

This is an internationally recognized certification course that covers advanced Swiftwater Rescue Techniques. With an initial emphasis is on safety and self-rescue, this class also offers and in-depth look at swiftwater dynamics, recognizing and avoiding hazards, boat-based rescues, technical rescue systems, quick release options, wraps, entrapments and a variety of practical scenarios. A manual, test, patch, ID card and certification are included.This course is a must for anyone working in the whitewater industry. It also offers an important knowledge base for whitewater recreational enthusiasts.

Check out www.whitewaterrescue.com and Contact us for more information.

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Private: River Rescue – One Day Clinic

  • Adults: $95

  • Ages

    18+

With an initial emphasis on safety and self-rescue, this class also offers an introduction to river hydrology, recognizing and avoiding hazards, scouting techniques, technical rescue systems, wraps, entrapment and a variety of practical scenarios