Rob Lemmon is the Senior Swiftwater Rescue Instructor in Atlantic Canada for Rescue Canada. Rob has been teaching Swiftwater Rescue for over 20 years. He has taught to Colleges/Universities, the Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Parks Canada, Nova Scotia Power to name a few. NOTE - All adventure activities involve some risk. There is always the possibility of injury. All rentals and DayTripping activities and Courses require participants to sign a liability release waiver BUT all participants should assume risk for participating in the adventure.
Here is a list of Swiftwater Rescue Courses we deliver:
Swiftwater Flood Rescue Technician 1 = Safety/Awareness
Understanding moving water. Hazard awareness and avoidance. Simple, shore based safety and rescue skills in Low Risk Swiftwater Environments.
2 Options -
Swiftwater Flood Rescue Technician 2 = Operations
Self and team mate rescue. Shore and water based and simple and compound rope and tethered swiftwater Safety and Rescue Operational tasks in lower-moderate risk swiftwater environments. Knowing your limits in this river risk environments. Includes Tech 1.
2 Options -
E-learning plus 2 days in the water = $395/person + HST
First 1/2 day in the class, 1.5-days in the river = $395/person + HST
Swiftwater Flood Rescue Technician 3 = Standard
Introduction to profiling and technical, horizontal aquatic rope access. Shore and swim based. Complex rope and un-tethered Tech Safety and Rescue Protocols in Moderate risk swiftwater environments. Includes Tech 2.
2 Options -
E-learning plus 3 days in the water = $505/person + HST
3-days Total - First 1/2 day in the class, 2.5-days in the river = $505/person + HST
Swiftwater Flood Rescue Technician 4 = Advanced
Introduction to more complex, Advanced Swiftwater Safety and Rescue Protocols including rope, boat and swim applications in potentially higher risk, limited access, swiftwater environments. Tech 3 is a prerequisite.
4 Days + 1 Night Exercise = $610/person
We can provide a full package of personal equipment, including drysuit, helmet, and Lifejacket.
We can also provide 1,2, & 3-day courses in Ice Rescue and Swiftwater Boat Rescue. Please go to www.rescuecananda.com for further details.
If it interested in training please email at info at daytrippingnb.com