This course will be based out of Camp Naturfreunde Wildwasserzentrum Wildalpen, Austria.
You will be responsible for finding your own accommodation for the course. For camping registration please contact the campground directly. Mention that you are with Seon and Michaela from Packraft Europe so they put you in the same area of the campground with us.
8924 Wildalpen AT
Food and meals:
You will be responsible for providing your own lunch and meals on the course, there are restaurants and a grocery shop nearby within walking distance, however it is a good idea to bring a packed lunch and some snacks to eat during the day.
The course will start at 0800hrs.
What to bring:
We will be swimming a lot. Please come suitably equipped with a good wetsuit or drysuit. You will also need to suitable footwear, a whitewater helmet and a Rescue PFD with a releasable chest harness. Please also bring any throwbags and rescue equipment you use when normally out on the river.
Once you have completed the course your WRT will be valid for 3 years. Packraft Europe and Rescue 3 Europe head office will keep a record of your award. You will be able to re-certify your award within 3 years at a discounted rate.
- Confident swimmer, with experience of water-based activities (eg packrafting, rafting, canoeing, kayaking etc)
- Minimum age: 18
Your Rescue 3 Europe instructors for this course will be Sebastian Larcher and Seon Crockford-Laserer.