Glacier Outdoor Center Blog


Join Glacier Raft Company for Whitewater Rescue Technician Training on May 15-17. Our class begins at 9am on the 15th and covers Rescue 3 International‘s WRT coursework. For more information visit the River Education Page. Our instructors teach many aspects of river safety and rescue. The coursework consists of:

  • Rescue Philosophy
  • Hydrology
  • Equipment
  • Rescue Swimming
  • Throwbag Skills
  • Medical Considerations
  • Anchors
  • Rope Systems
  • Rope Handling
  • Shallow Water Crossings
  • Entrapments
  • Unpinning Boats

To sign up, call our reservations staff at 800-235-6781. Hope to see you there!