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Outdoor Pursuits and Rentals

Swift Water Rescue Training

Friday, May 30 to Sunday, Jun 1, 2014
4:00 pm to 6:00 pm


May 30 - June 1
Swift Water Rescue Training
Friday evening; all day Saturday and Sunday
$385 CWU students and Rec. Center members, $400 non-members
This course is designed for anyone who wants to be competent with skills required for river rescue. Whether you are a whitewater kayaker, a raft guide, or just a leisure river floater, the knowledge acquired during this course could one day save your life or the life of a friend. With one classroom session and then two days on the water, this course covers a wide variety of knots, pulley systems, craft recovery techniques, as well as how to recover, retrieve, and transport people in the river. All gear necessary for this course is included in the cost including dry suits, PFD’s, and helmets.

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