SSRT Standard provides an excellent rescue foundation for all river and rescue professionals. Students enrolled in our SRT II will observe and participate in swiftwater awareness, self rescue techniques, proper use of throwbags, swimming with a victim, anchor building, applicable knots, mechanical advantage, foot and body entrapment, river wadding, tethered wadding, and work place specific senario. Students who adequately pass a performance evaluation of the above skills and written test will receive a Operations Level certification. This course is NFPA (National Fire Protection Association) 1670/1006 Compliant.
Rapid Action Rescue offers Occupational River Safety certifications for river and rescue professionals. These courses are NFPA (National Fire Protection Association) 1670/1006 Compliant.The certifying body that recognizes these courses is the International Rescue Instructor Authority (IRIA). The IRIA is an independent third party governing body that sets the highest standards for participating rescue organizations. The IRIA has separated itself from other certifying bodies by forming the Risk Management Matrix™, which quantifies risk verses a level of training. To learn more about IRIA visit www.iria.org
Location: Animas River, Durango Colorado
SRT can also be arranged at any time and location for groups of 8 or more.
The Southwest can have very sudden and unpredictable changes in weather. All classes run rain or shine, unless there are weather related safety concerns. All programs may be changed at our discretion.To keep our classes affordable, we must fill a program with a minimum amount of participants. We reserve the right to cancel the program if the minimum amount of participants is not met. A full refund will be provided if a class is cancelled, and you will be notified no later than 48 hours before the beginning of the class.
If you need to reschedule or cancel your reservation, please do so 48 hours or more before the beginning of the class. Cancellations within 48 hours of the beginning of the program are non- refundable. If you wish to reschedule within 48 hours before the beginning of the program, we can provide a 50% credit towards the rescheduled class.
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