ACA BASIC SWIFTWATER TRAINING
Duration: 2 Days
Price Per Person: $275
Location: Bryson City, NC
|ACA Basic Swiftwater Training||June 17-18||Bryson City, NC
|ACA Basic Swiftwater Training||July 1-2||Bryson City, NC
|ACA Basic Swiftwater Training||August 12-13||Bryson City, NC
|ACA Basic Swiftwater Training||September 16-17||Bryson City, NC
Stay safe on water by learning the basics of whitewater and river safety. This two-day course covers the essential skills of accident prevention and management, hazard recognition, self-rescue, boat-based rescue, whitewater swimming and basic rope rescue techniques. Learn to identify potential hazards, how to avoid them and group management skills. Gain hands-on experience with in-water scenarios.
The ACA Swiftwater Rescue Basic Couse is physically demanding. Participants can expect to spend ample time in moving water, confidence swimming in Class II+ rapids is required. Passing this course does not earn national accredidation, but a knowledge base required for safe, recreational paddling.