Rescue Canada’s River Wise Safety Program is a community based series of safety awareness and training certification courses. They are intended for the general public and focus on the inherent dangers of swimming, boating, playing and working in or near the moving water environment.
Course specially designed for children, youth and families. It teaches youth and families how to be safe around the river and enjoy the river for all types of activities.
Rescue Canada operates under the 3rd party Certification of the International Rescue Instructors Alliance standards.
Certification for Technician Level courses is valid for a 3-year term with options to recertify, upgrade, audit and gain logged practice hours.