Level 3 Swift Water Safety Training Course

Rescue Canada is Offering a Level 3 Swift Water Safety Training Course

Dates:  May 7-9, 2021

Location: Shuswap, British Columbia, Canada

Do you need to perform as a competent and qualified water rescue responder?  Are you seeking certification to work in ‘medium to high risk environments’?  If you answered yes, then this is your course!

In this course student candidates will be trained from simple to complex systems. With an emphasis on on third party rescues in moving water. The skillsets provided in this course  are  performed beyond the previously taught courses in the pre-requisites courses: Stages E, 1 and 2.

Student candidates will be swimming in Class 2-3 whitewater. Student Candidates will be assessed on performing contact rescues. The course training scenarios are designed to prepare the student candidate for course compliance, conformity to industry standards and the pathway for future success working within their assigned risk level.

Course Level: 3 (three)

Risk Level:  High

Hours: 24

Course Code: 02-MWR (Moving Water)

Course ID: #RC-803-3

Course Fee Per Person: $500 CAD

Pre-Requisite: E-learning module, Swift Water Safety Awareness (A)

Recognition Level: Technician

Course Information: https://www.rescuecanada.ca/course/ssrt-3-tech-squamish/

Required Personal Protective Equipment (PPE):  Wetsuit or drysuit with thermal undergarments, water helmet, water whistle, gloves, foot protection, Personal Flotation Device (PFD), minimum 100 Newtons, 22.48 pounds or 10kg or buoyancy.

PPE Rental:  If you need to rent PPE we can help you with that!  We offer high quality PPE for our students to wear during their training courses.

Qualification:  Successful course completion certificate is valid for a period of 3 years.

Please Note:  Course Cancellation Policy applies.


Posted: April 14, 2021

Author: Shawn A.

About the Company: Rescue Canada Resource Group Inc. is an international legacy company founded by Mr. Jim Lavalley. Jim is an international water safety and rescue society industry leader. He represented Canada in the Olympics under the Bobsled team competition. He co-founded moving water training that is now celebrating around the world by military, fire rescue, lifesaving, rafting, and companies.

Our clients are interested in professional skills for competency and qualification to better serve those in need who depend upon qualified and competent responders. Rescue Canada is an industry leader in Moving Water, Ice Safety, Human Propelled Boats, Power Boats, Helicopter Crew Safety and Rope Access.

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