Training and Rafting Guides EVALUATIONS WITH INTERNATIONAL RAFTING CERTIFICATION Federations (IRF)
1-OFFER TRAINING COURSES FOR GUIDES white water rafting internationally certified (IRF).
In this course a person acquires the essential knowledge and skills to practice as a competent rafting guide.
Requirements: Must be 16 years old, able to swim, be physically fit and stable health condition.
Some of the issues that are part of this course are:
a- Rafting Techniques: Types of rowing, hydrology, ferry: downstream and upstream, input and output of eddies, fast reading, scouting, sailing fast, and out of the river, portages among others.
b- Management and crew training: Talk safety, passenger location, paddling techniques, commands, evaluation crew, and motivation, among others.
c- Emergency and rescue techniques: swim fast, carry or bring swimmers, cross shallow water, rope handling, knots, abseiling, anchors, mechanical feed systems, throw vector, voltage diagonally rollovers rafts, boats caught, trapped persons, among others.
2- KNOWLEDGE Equipment (use and maintenance), first aid, safety and emergency procedures, theory of rapid, leadership, communication (signals), among others.
3- OFFER WORKSHOPS FOR TRAINING AND ASSESSMENTS rafting GUIDES THAT REQUIRE ITS INTERNATIONAL LICENSE, FROM THE INTERNATIONAL RAFTING Federations (IRF).
This workshop is an examination; to verify that the guide meets the requirements established by the IRF, to award a certification that accredits him as a competent guide internationally for his work as a rafting guide according to the level of certification obtained.
For more information about the requirements for the exams please enter: http://www.internationalrafting.com/gte/
If you are interested in any of these courses please contact us, because the dates and places are limited.