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Swiftwater Rescue Training, Water Safety Cover and Training for Industry.

Open SRT Programmes

The Technician qualification is recognised world-wide by governing bodies of outdoor education, emergency services and other agencies involved with flood and water rescue.

Course content:

  • The principles of water rescue
  • Rescuer safety
  • Water dynamics
  • Flood theory
  • Equipment
  • Search
  • Communication
  • Medical considerations
  • Throw bags
  • Swimming in swiftwater
  • Tension diagonals
  • Shallow water crossing
  • Dealing with entrapment
  • Weir rescue
  • Introduction to ropes and knots for swiftwater
  • Tensioning systems and mechanical advantage
  • Creating anchors

Please give us a call if you have a group and would like to arrange a programme designed around your specific requirements.

£450.00 Plus VAT

Contact us 

Tel. 01539 739050

Next programme:

27th-30th Sept 2022, Near Kendal

Courses are non-residential.

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