Swiftwater Rescue Techniques and Theory
Academic Noncredit

This is an intensive course covering the theoretical background and essential skills for responding to emergencies and rescues in a moving water environment. Explore swiftwater rescue professional avenues and the evidence basis for modern rescue techniques. Technical rescue skills and wilderness medical consideration are integrated in scenarios where students are challenged to work on individual skills while simultaneously demanding coordinated teamwork. Classroom theory is balanced with field practice.

This noncredit class meets with a regular University of Utah credit course.

Questions? Call Academic Programs at 801-585-9963 or use our online form.

Class Sections For Swiftwater Rescue Techniques and Theory (H EDU 451)

Spring 2018 Section 1, Starting on: 02/28/2018

including following dates:

Basic swimming ability is a requirement for this class. Current WFR or EMT certification is required. Class also meets for required field sessions on Fridays from 11:00 am - 5:00 pm. Students must supply some personal safety equipment, which they must own, buy, or rent. Contact rescue@utah.edu for more information.

Date(s) Day Time Location
02/28/18 - 04/24/18 W 2:00 pm -3:55 pm ANNEX 2102
02/28/18 - 04/24/18 F 11:00 am -5:00 pm TBA
Tuition: $399.00 + Special Fee: $200.00 = $599.00

Instructor: Andy Rich

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Questions? Call Academic Programs at 801-585-9963 or use our online form.

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