Raft Guide Training - Llangollen Outdoors

Raft Guide Training

from £520.00
This raft guide training course is delivered over 6 days and is designed for students who aspire to become commercial or recreational raft guides; it provides students with the fundamental skills and techniques in rafting, safety and rescue.

 


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This raft guide training course is delivered over 6 days and is designed for students who aspire to become commercial or recreational raft guides; it provides students with the fundamental skills and techniques in rafting, safety and rescue. The training course offers two internationally recognised certificates; the International Rafting Federation (IRF) training programme and the Rescue 3 Whitewater Rescue Technician – professional (WRT-PRO), both are accepted as pre-requisite for raft guide work worldwide.

Course content
Client care & duty of care
Pre- trip planning
Personal equipment and clothing
Team equipment
Hydrology and water dynamics
Raft construction and repairs
Rafting techniques and manoeuvres
Boat pins and entrapment’s
Whitewater swimming
Introduction to rope systems
Night Operation
Foot and body entrapment’s
Flip drills
Scene management
Contact and in-water rescues
Communications
Incident management
Environmental factors
scenarios