Wednesday, May 20, 2009

BCU Foundation Safety & Rescue Training

This one day course is designed to provide the hazard awareness and rescue skills needed for safe paddle on flat water. It includes theory modules and practical activities. The FSRT is a prerequisite for the BCU/ UKCC Level 1 and 2 Coach awards.

Areas that would covered include:

* Group management and communication.
* Safety and rescue protocols.
* Bank based rescue techniques.
* Boat based rescue techniques.
* Self rescue techniques.
* Rescuing an unconscious or entrapped paddler.
* Advice and familiarisation with safety equipment and its use.

Get in touch should you wish to do this course

Further information can be obtained by visiting the British Canoe Union website

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