Build on your previous training to advance your skills. Get 2 full days of hands-on practice and challenging simulations. Gain experience and confidence performing effective rescues with limited resources when river running.
This course is for those with current Whitewater Rescue (WWR) II, Swiftwater Rescue, or equivalent certification who would like to upgrade to Whitewater Rescue Technician (WRT) III.
You’ll do a pre-course prep assignment to help you refresh your skills and knowledge.
Course format and overview
Equipment and clothing to bring
Course equivalents chart
Join a scheduled course at one of our amazing training rivers or have our instructor travel to a river near you for group training.
Be sure to read our cancellation policy.
I was fortunate to join a wilderness first responder first aid course last winter and was so impressed with the... read morePaul Mason 13 Sep 2018
I took the 2-day Whitewater Rescue course and was thoroughly impressed with the quality of instruction and training. The time... read moreRobyn Stevens 17 Jul 2018
Excellent instructors. The situations were interesting and realistic. We did the WRT course at the Blakeney rapids and it was... read moreRobbie Mingay 24 May 2018
The course was excellent, the instructor were engaging and delivered a well organized and through course for river rescue. ... read moreJames Leckie 20 Jul 2018