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Raft Guide Training Course

Three Rivers Outfitting has been offering Raft Guide Training for over 20 years. The 2005 course will be held from May 20 to May 29, 2005. This intense, 10 day course is held in both classroom and river environments and is recommended for those seriously interested in guiding commercially in Colorado. Classes are from 8:30 am to 6:00 pm each day. After completing the course, participants will meet the minimum requirements to commerically Guide rafts in Colorado. Completion of the course does not guarantee employment.

Course Highlights and Info:

Equipment Orientation, Boat Rigging, Repair, Maintenance, and Loading

River Dynamics and Characteristics of Moving Water

River Hazards

Types, Causes, and Classifications of Rapids

Self Rescue

Shallow Water Techniques

Intro to Rope Rescue Systems

Flipped Boat Recovery

Commercial Passenger Orientation

First Aid and CPR Certification

Cost $300

Contact Three Rivers in Almont Toll Free @ 888-761-3474
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