White Water Safety and Rescue
Keep you and your mates safe on the water
- 2 day WWSR course
- Pre-requisite for WW Kayak and Canoe Leader
- WW kayak, Canoe or Packraft
We aim to teach simple and practical safety and rescue skills that can be applied appropriately to a moderate white water environment.
What We Will Cover
- Managing river trips to avoid problems occurring
- Improving your awareness of safety skills in the moderate river environment
- Personal safety skills
- Shout, Reach, Throw, Row, Go rescues
- Basic rescue protocols that prioritise the safety of the individual above all others
- The ‘clean line’ principle.
- Managing emergency situations