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Raft Guides Certification | $1495

Course Overview:

This 14-day course includes 4 days of Swiftwater/Flood Rescue Technician Level 3 (SFR-T) certificate plus 10 days of training on the Elk and Bull Rivers.

Identify river dynamics and utilize all rafting equipment, related safety gear and clothing, demonstrate river rescue and self-rescue techniques and manoeuvre the raft up to class 4 water using oar and paddle strokes.

Course includes: new 4-day format SFR-T certification ($780 value), 10 days on the Elk and Bull Rivers, rafts – self-bailing, oars, paddles, frames, first aid kits, transportation to and from the river sites, BC Raft Guides Manual, SRT Manual and Certificate of Competency (upon successful completion). for all river days.


Participants must be 19 years of age, a strong swimmer, and understand English. You are required to stay in Fernie during the course.


  • Wet or dry suit
  • PFD
  • Helmet
  • Booties

Available Sessions

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Fernie Campus
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Tuesday, April 24, 2018In-ClassRegister