Kayak Rental & Courses in Sultan, Washington
Wave Trek Rescue The Swiftwater and Tech Rope Rescue Specialists at Wave Trek Rescue are committed to offering professional technical rescue instruction for all rescuers. 2-Day ACA Kayak Rescue Course This 2 day course covers the latest in basic rescue techniques for boaters using a minimal amount of gear. We work on vertical pins, wrapped and broached boats, body and foot entrapments, safe swimming techniques and use of rescue jackets, towing boats and more. Certified American Canoe Association instructors teach this course. PRICES - Basic Water First Responder one-day course $165 - Swiftwater Rescue Technician - $400 - SRT Advanced Level $400 - Whitewater Rescue Technician WRT $345 - 1-Day ACA Kayak Rescue $100 - 2-Day ACA Kayak Rescue Course $180 - ACA Kayak Instructor Courses $510
- Captain is optional.
- You decide if you would like to book with or without a captain.
- 12 guests
- Boards & Paddles
Ryan Murphy is the new owner operator of the company after being brought in by Chris to take over. Ryan started teaching for Rescue 3 Int. in 2005 and started working with Chris in 2003. Ryan worked for the military for 8 years training SERE Medics and Cadre in Swiftwater and Technical Rope Rescue, while also holding the job of Assistant Director for the Outdoor Rec. program and responsible for the commercial rafting, climbing,kayaking, and other outdoor adventure programs. His experience started with his first job as a climbing tower safety instructor at Boy Scout Camp back in 1994. Being an avid rock climber and ropes course facilitator give Ryan more tricks in his bag of teaching tools. He is also a ACA kayak and rafting instructor. Logging river miles all over the western US and British Columbia have helped with gaining experience and practical knowledge of how to get things done. Ryan's experience also include attending The Evergreen State College where he earned his Bachelor of Science in Watershed Studies and River Habitat Analysis. Taking his passion for the environment and teaching Ryan brings a unique skill set and diverse background of knowledge and river experience to his classes, creating a fun and safe learning environment for students of all ages and skill levels. He also is a volunteer EMT and Tech Rescuer for his local fire department Snohomish County Fire Dist. 28 at Station 55 in Index, WA.
Features & Details
- Life jackets/required safety gear
You’ll get directions for the exact departure location when you make a booking inquiry.
Full refund up to 5 days prior.