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Raft Guides Certification | $1495

Course Overview:

This 14-day course includes 4 days of Swiftwater/Flood Rescue Technician Level 3 (SFR-T) certificate plus 10 days of training on the Elk and Bull Rivers.

Identify river dynamics and utilize all rafting equipment, related safety gear and clothing, demonstrate river rescue and self-rescue techniques and manoeuvre the raft up to class 4 water using oar and paddle strokes.

Course includes: new 4-day format SFR-T certification ($780 value), 10 days on the Elk and Bull Rivers, rafts – self-bailing, oars, paddles, frames, first aid kits, transportation to and from the river sites, BC Raft Guides Manual, SRT Manual and Certificate of Competency (upon successful completion). for all river days.

Requirements:

Participants must be 19 years of age, a strong swimmer, and understand English. You are required to stay in Fernie during the course.

Supplies:

  • Wet or dry suit
  • PFD
  • Helmet
  • Booties

Available Sessions

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Fernie Campus
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Tuesday, April 24, 2018In-ClassRegister