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ACA L4 Swift Water Rescue Certification Training

April 22, 2023 @ 8:00 am - April 23, 2023 @ 5:30 pm


Come learn safety! this course is perfect for anyone who uses float streams– were all see canoes pinned against trees.
Details & registration here… https://missouriwhitewater.org/…/aca-l4-swiftwater-rescue/
The Swiftwater Rescue workshop teaches recognition and avoidance of common river hazards, execution of self-rescue techniques, and rescue techniques for paddlers in distress. Emphasis is placed both on personal safety and on simple, commonly used skills. Fundamental and more advanced techniques for dealing with hazards that carry greater risks for both victim and rescuer, such as strainers, rescue vest applications, entrapments, and pins, also are practiced. Scenarios will provide an opportunity for participants to practice their skills both individually and within a team/group context. Taught by Tom Burroughs.
Cost $175. Reimbursement available for MWA members who fulfill volunteer commitments, https://missouriwhitewater.org/reimbursement/


April 22, 2023 @ 8:00 am
April 23, 2023 @ 5:30 pm


Mississippi River Water Trail
Missouri Whitewater Association


Cinco De Mayo Campground
1042 Hwy H
Farmington, MO 63640 United States
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