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White Water Safety & Rescue Course

28 September @ 8:00 am - 29 September @ 5:00 pm

White Water Safety & Rescue Course

The WWS&R course is a 2 day course covering safety and rescue skills on grade 2 such as throw lines, defensive and aggressive swimming, paddler rescues and more. So this is essential training for anyone paddling white water rivers, meaning you are able to help out with any rescues.  It is also a pre-requisite for those looking to river leader qualifications.

Its also great fun!!

Venue: The plan is that this will in the north west/ yorkshire (using the Wharf / Lancs Calder / Ribble and Lune / Leven / Kent as a backup). So can be done as day trips from home

You need to be:

  • Happy paddling grade 2
  • Prepared to get wet – all weekend!
  • Have suitable clothing to spend the weekend getting wet (drysuit advised)

Cost: will be £85 per person for the course. Also payable on the course is a BC certificate fee (£5 for BC members, £10 for non-BC members) and any water fees for the venue (depending on location).

For further information see WWSR Course details or contact Les Ford: 07786 525912 or

NOTE:  There are 6 places available on this course. If it is full please joint the waiting list. If there is demand we may be able to increase the course to 12 people.

Club members: click the button to login to our online membership system and book your place on this course.

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28 September @ 8:00 am
29 September @ 5:00 pm
Event Category:


to be confirmed
United Kingdom


Les Ford
01484 854099