Boat Rescue

Boat Rescue & Safety Training for Emergency Response

These courses are designed specifically for the type of boats that individuals and agencies are using.  Environment (flat water or moving water) and risk will dictate the instructor to student ratio.

Types of boat training includes:

  • Prop
  • Jet
  • Oars
  • Paddles
  • Personal Water Craft

Each emergency response group has a different Incident Command structure, different equipment requirements, different legal responsibilities, different operational protocols, different standards that are reflected in the course training and certification.

Course Levels

There are four course levels in the technician stream choose the level that suits your needs. If you have any questions, please contact us at 506-657-8747.


Level 1 Boat Rescue Technician Personal Safety 1 day
Level 2 Boat Rescue Technician Operations 2 days
Level 3 Boat Rescue Technician Standard 3 days


Boat Recreational Safety Training

Rescue Canada offers courses on personal security, life-safety and survival for individuals and members of recreational and community groups in the urban, rural and wilderness environments.

There was a need for recreational boaters to have a meaningful program to support the federal boat operators quiz. In these courses you set up your boat properly and actually get the boat in the water. Environment include lakes to rivers Class 1 to 4 and surf. The money invested in these courses will quickly be recovered in maintenance money saved alone.

Course training includes:

  • Rafting
  • Kayaking
  • Power Boating
  • Personal Water Craft
  • Kanoeing
Course Levels

There are four course levels in the technician stream. Each level has different instructor to student ratio based on the type of boat in operation, the water environment, tasks and risk choose the level that suits your needs.

If you have any questions, please contact us at 506-657-8747.


Level 1 Recreational Boat Safety Technician Personal Safety 1 day
Level 2 Recreational Boat Safety Technician Operations 2 days
Level 3 Recreational Boat Rescue & Safety Technician Standard 3 days



NOTE: These programs are part of the RESCUE CANADA Program. Maritime DayTripping is the East Coast agent for Rescue Canada.