This class was canceled due to low enrollment.

Class Description

This course covers valuable swiftwater rescue techniques. Classroom and practical hands-on training includes planning, medical considerations, rescue equipment, self-rescue and shore-based rescue techniques. Meets or exceeds NFPA 1670 Operations-level guidelines.

Prerequisite: WRFR*—Copy of WRFR Certificate must be sent with registration.

Class Limit: 18 students

Student Needs:Pen/pencil, notebook, PFD, water rescue helmet and sturdy footwear (water/hiking boots and no flip flops, crocs or sandals. Wetsuits are acceptable.

Class Location

Meadville Central Fire Department
850 Park Ave
Meadville, PA 16335

Class Details

Dates: Sept 12-13, 2020

Times: 8:00 – 17:00 Sa, Su

Hours: 16 hrs


Mark Adomaitis

Mark Adomaitis
Butler County Water Rescue Team. PFBC-Certified Water Rescue Instructor