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Old 04-04-2009   #1
 
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Affordable River Rescue Classes around Colorado

The Downstream Edge River Safety Initiative has begun. Check out our schedule of our exceptional Swiftwater Rescue Courses. We have classes for beginners, intermediates, and experts. We can also set up custom classes for your own group of paddlers or club.

for more info visit: Kayak Instruction, Swiftwater Rescue, Colorado - Downstream Edge

Schedule:
ACA Beginner Swiftwater Rescue:

May 23rd ACA Begginer Swiftwater Rescue - Buena Vista CKS Paddlefest: Sign Up Now

ACA Advanced Swiftwater Rescue:

April 18th - 19th - Steamboat Springs Sign Up Now

May 16th. - 17th. - Fort Collins: Sign Up Now

May 23rd ACA Begginer Swiftwater Rescue - Buena Vista CKS Paddlefest: Sign Up Now

May 24th. - Buena Vista CKS Paddlefest: Sign Up Now

July 18th. - 19th. - Front Range: Sign up through CW: www.coloradowhitewater.org

August 1st - 2nd - Glenwood Springs/Carbondale Sign Up Now

Swiftwater Rescue for Rafters:

April 25th. - 26th. - Front Range: Full

Swiftwater Rescue for the Expert Boater:

May 2nd. - 3rd. - Front Range: Full
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How much do the courses cost and do they meet NFPA-compliant (1670 Standard) Swiftwater Rescue Technician One (SRT1) standards?
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Swiftwater Rescue for Rafters:

April 25th. - 26th. - Front Range: Full
Any chance of a second swiftwater for rafters, since this one is full???
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Yes, we may schedule one in August in the Glenwood area. keep and eye on the schedule. We'll add it once we've selected a date.

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Course is $175/person for the kayak specific and $200 for raft specific. It's an ACA Advanced Swiftwater Rescue course and is compliant to the high standards of the ACA.

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