We’re running programs across Canada!

We’re following public health and official guidelines.

Boreal River Rescue is taking the COVID-19 pandemic seriously.

As you read this, you’ll see how we’ve adapting our training…

…while still running comprehensive, professional, and practical courses in whitewater rescue, ice rescue, and the wilderness first aid.

Take a course

All courses listed on this website are up to date and scheduled to run.


If at any point things change or you need to back out of a course because of issues related to COVID-19, we’ll provide you with a full credit to take the same course within 18 months.

Be sure to read our cancellation policy.

Adapted procedures – COVID-19 Precautions

If you’re joining a course, or thinking of it, please read our COVID procedures, which outline the accommodations we all need to make.

See you outside—for some great learning

We’re looking forward to training with you—and to some incredible experiences outside this year!

Resources for you:

Boreal River Director Danny Peled

From the Boreal River Team: we wish you and your family safety and health. 

Please contact us anytime with questions or if we can help you in any way.

Thank you,
Boreal River Director, Danny Peled