Rescue 3 - Whitewater

Rescue

Technician - Pro

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£180.00

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The Whitewater Rescue Technician - Professional course is designed for professional river users, eg raft guides, safety kayakers, with existing river experience, to provide you with the necessary skills to perform rescues in whitewater river situations. Recreational paddlers should take the Whitewater Rescue Technician – Recreational (WRT-REC) course.

 

  • Contact hours:    18 hours (3 days)

  • Prerequisites:      Confident swimmer, with experience of water-based activities (eg rafting, canoeing, kayaking etc)

  • Minimum age:    18

  • Course standard: Rescue 3 Europe WRT-PRO standard (PDF)


The course standards are provided as pre- and post-course reference for people involved in the delivery of Rescue 3 courses (eg Rescue 3 training providers, instructors and students). They are not to be used for any other purpose without the express written permission of Rescue 3 Europe.


Assessment:  

The assessed elements of this course are:

  • Whitewater swimming techniques

  • Throwbags

  • Boat rescue skills

  • Knots and anchor systems

  • Tensioning systems and mechanical advantage

 

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What To Expect

 

 

 

Meeting at Parkwood Centre 09.15 each day.  Finish times will vary and on one evening probably the second we will stay later finishing about 9.00.
 
Candidates can use their own equipment, but the centre also has everything needed as long as you let us know prior to the course.
You will require a pack lunch for each day and a hot drink as we will be away from the centre all day each day.

Training last for 3 years

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What To Expect

 

 

 

Meeting at Parkwood Centre 09.15 each day.  Finish times will vary and on one evening probably the second we will stay later finishing about 9.00.
 
Candidates can use their own equipment, but the centre also has everything needed as long as you let us know prior to the course.
You will require a pack lunch for each day and a hot drink as we will be away from the centre all day each day.

Training last for 3 years

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Opening Hours

  • Monday
    09:00 - 17:00
  • Tuesday
    09:00 - 17:00
  • Wednesday
    09:00 - 17:00
  • Thursday
    09:00 - 17:00
  • Friday
    09:00 - 17:00
  • Saturday
    09:00 - 17:00
  • Sunday
    09:00 - 17:00

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Business Hours

Opening Days:

  • Monday   09:00 - 17:00
  • Tuesday   09:00 - 17:00
  • Wednesday   09:00 - 17:00
  • Thursday   09:00 - 17:00
  • Friday   09:00 - 17:00
  • Saturday   09:00 - 17:00
  • Sunday   09:00 - 17:00

About Us

Parkwood Outdoors Dolygaer is an activity centre based in the south of the Brecon Beacons, just a 15 minute drive from Merthyr Tydfil. We offer a fantastic range of activities suitable for all ages and abilities

Address

Parkwood Outdoors Dolygaer Pontsticill Merthyr Tydfil CF48 2UR