Providing safety cover for challenging environments requires specialist training and equipment to keep them and their clients safe. Swiftwater Rescue Technicians are able to deal with a variety of complex water locations and situations using techniques brought directly from the national rescue services.
The most common deployment for the team is for adventure races and whitewater kayaking events in both man-made whitewater centres and natural watercourses. As well as swiftwater the team also operates in tidal, marshy and muddy areas.
Our team holds a range of qualifications including the from the highly respected Rescue3 organisation, accredited by the governments DEFRA agency as a high level qualification, used by the UK Emergency Services. Indeed some of the team are part of local Mountain Rescue and Coastguard teams.