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White Water Rafting Training Courses

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We use high end technology and instructional material like video, digital presentations, handouts. This is augmented by library books, and manuals for effective understanding. Our training is carefully distributed over optimum number of days with detailed theory and ample hands on.

The courses are conducted by highly experienced and qualified river professional. Their certifications include Swift water Rescue Technician (SRT) from Rescue 3 International, California. They have extensive river running experience on rivers like Bhramaputra in North east to Zanskar in the far North. Our river guides have run almost all rivers in the states of Arunachal, Sikkim, Uttarakhand, Himachal, Ladakh, and the Himalayan kingdom of Nepal. Our team has consistently won prestigious awards and prizes both at national and international levels. The team has also been called upon to provide rescue support at various national rafting championships.

Basic white water rafting course
Duration: 5 days | Participants: 10 - 20

  • Introduction to white water
  • Intro to equipments / types / importance / usage / maintenance
  • Safety on river - general safety / safety gear / signals
  • Paddle commands - basic strokes / paddle signals
  • Basic maneuvers - ferry / eddy out / peel out
  • River run of class I - III
  • Capsize recovery
  • Basic first aid / CPR
  • Basic rescue techniques
  • Basic rope knots
  • Advanced white water rafting course
    Duration: 6 days | Participants: 10 - 20

  • Review of basic
  • Types of rivers and their grading
  • River reading and scouting (identifying river characteristics / forms / reactions)
  • Basic raft repair
  • Basic rescue (throw bag / kayak / raft rescue)
  • Self rescue, white water swimming grade II
  • Advance paddle commands and signals
  • River hazards and safety (under cuts / strainers / obstructions)
  • Competition river running (how to / regulations)
  • Camping etiquettes
  • Transportation of equipments
  • White water raft guide course
    Duration: 10 days | Participants: 04 - 08

  • Review of basic and advanced courses
  • Giving safety talk
  • Guide paddle commands / steering
  • Diseases to watch out for - like asthma, epilepsy, heart
  • Immediate capsize response / causes of dangerous implications
  • Introduction to oar rafts
  • Basic rescue techniques - river crossing / Z-drag etc.
  • Assessing river run, portage, raft lining
  • High / low volume river running
  • Communication techniques (walkie-talkie / signals / morse code)

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