Swiftwater Rescue Training

Swiftwater Rescue Classes, Missoula Montana

Swiftwater Rescue Classes are all available in Missoula this spring and summer. We have taught swiftwater rescue on rivers all over the world since 1994: We offer our classes cooperatively with Montana River Guides, The Whitewater Rescue Institute, and Aerie Backcountry Medicine. Call 406-240-9833 to register. Or Email: missoularafttrips@gmail.com.

Our Swiftwater rescue classes are designed for professional guides and rescuers, and private boaters who want to be better prepared to avoid river accidents and to respond when things do go wrong.  Learn how to recognize and avoid hazards, self rescue, and help others in our three day swiftwater rescue training sessions in April, May, and June. Private boaters, whitewater guides, and rescue professionals all love this class. Instructors will discuss equipment, reading water, and risk management in the classroom before heading to the river for Montana’s most comprehensive river rescue clinic. Lear self-rescue, quick shore based rescues, and much more. We partner with Montana River Guides and the Whitewater Rescue Institute to offer these state of the art rescue clinic.

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April 1-2.       Rafting Workshop: Rowing Whitewater

April 7-11        Raft Guide School

April 7-9         Swiftwater Rescue Course: WRI

April 15-17     Whitewater Rafting Workshop

April 21-23     Swiftwater Rescue Course: WRI

May 1-4           Blackfoot River – Guide School.      *Full-Wait List
May 5-7           Swiftwater Rescue Course: WRI

May 5-9           Raft Guide School

May 8-9           Whitewater Rafting Workshop

May 12-14.      Swiftwater Rescue Course: WRI

May 12-16        Raft Guide School 

May 15-16       Whitewater Rafting Workshop

June 9-11        Swiftwater Rescue: Technician

June 9-13       Raft Guide School

June 12-13    Whitewater Rafting Workshop