Swiftwater Rescue Technician - SRT1
Price: $400.00


Item: #04

This is an intensive three-day class. One day of classroom instruction is followed by 2 days developing and practicing water rescue skills. Objectives emphasize developing self-rescue skills, utilizing existing water dynamics, and handling hazards and obstacles. Participants will set up technical rope systems, controlling in-water contact rescues, and much more. Information from this course is applicable to anyone confronted with potential water rescue, as well as the possibility of self-rescue.
Prerequisites include being in good physical condition and having a basic ability to swim.
Required equipment includes full wetsuit or drysuit, a USCG approved life jacket, whitewater helmet, and booties or tennis shoes. Gloves and fins are optional. Students are encouraged to bring their own rescue gear to practice with.

  • Students are encouraged to bring their own personal gear, however Wave Trek Rescue has some gear available for classes—check availability.

  • Course Cost: $400

Recertifications

  • Recert dates are the same as regular course dates
  • Recert: $300

Course Dates & Locations

  • March 24-26, 2017 - Index, WA
  • April 21-23, 2017 - Index, WA
  • May 19-21, 2017 - Index, WA
  • June 16-18, 2017 - Index, WA
  • July 21-23, 2017 - Index, WA
  • Sept 22-24, 2017 - Index, WA
  • Nov 3-5, 2017 - Index, WA