Rescue 3: Recreational River Safety

From NZD $549.00
  • Duration: 2 Days (approx.)
  • Product code: RRS
This course is designed to have you feeling confident and ready to safely undertake your own packrafting trips. 


We've teamed up with Rescue 3 International to deliver this course. Rescue 3 are by far the most reputable rescue course provider in the world and the certificate you will receive is recognised internationally. We believe that this makes the course the best value packrafting course in NZ. Included is all transport and two nights camping in the field to increase contact time with instructors and to create a "real life" environment where hiking and camping considerations are no longer theoretical. 


The course is entirely based on the river and organic to allow us to tailor it to every group.

What you can expect to cover:

  • River Hydrology
  • Hazard identification and mangement
  • River Running considerations
  • Paddle strokes
  • Line selection and whitewater paddling on grade 2 water
  • Throw bagging
  • Whitewater swimming

Don't just do this course by yourself, bring your paddling mates along, after all, you may need them to help you out sometime.