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Level 4 Swift Water rescue Training

  • 02 May 2014
  • 6:00 PM
  • 04 May 2014
  • 5:00 PM
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ACA Level 4 Swiftwater Rescue Skills Course Information

Cost - $210 50% deposit required 30 days out unless other arrangements have been made.

Payable to – Sam Fowlkes Company 347 Paddlers Trail Sylva, NC 28779

Website – whitewater-rescue.com see this link for more course info, ACA waiver, med form, camping policy, etc.

 http://www.whitewater-rescue.com/newsletter.asp?ID08=77

Course Schedule – Friday 6 PM – 8:30

Saturday 8:30-6:00, Sunday 8:30- 5:00 PM

Equipment needed – PFD + helmet suitable for whitewater,  water footwear (no sandals), thermal protection - wetsuit, drysuit, (season + personal preference dependent), throwbag, 2 locking beaners, 1 prussik loop + 1 12’ 1 in webbing.  Boat if planning to participate in the boat based rescue module. Camping gear if camping.

Please bring ACA waiver + med form completed in hard copy.

All participants will receive Slim Ray’s book “Swiftwater Rescue for Professionals,”  or River Rescue by Bechdel + Ray” 4th edition and various handouts, course certificate and card.Camping fee included in course fee.

Questions – e-mail Sam - whitewatersam@gmail.com or call 828 586 6563 landline or 336-202-5531 mobile.

CONTACT SAM DIRECTLY TO PAY FOR YOUR SPOT, REGISTRATION HERE WITHOUT PAYMENT DOES NOT GET YOU A SPOT.


CAMPING: 

Camping is available on site for no charge. It is primitive camping, tent sites with porta john, warm weather shower and a picnic shelter with electricity. Camping offsite: Fort Tatham Campsites 828 586-6662 Moonshine Creek Campground 828 586-6666 Turkey Creek Campground 828 488-8966 Cabins: Carol’s Cabins 828 586-2624 Mountain Brook 828 586-4329 Motel Options: Applegate Inn 828 586-2397 Azalea Motel 828 586-2051 Blue Ridge Inn 828 586-2123 Comfort Inn 828 586-3315 Economy Inn 828 586-2419 University Inn Hotel 828 293-5442 Woodland Motel 828 586-4331 Mountaineer Motel 828 497-2453

Rent a cabin nearby – Smokey Mtn Getaways 828 586 8058 ask for Cheri

Higher end lodging very close to the site:

 Holiday Inn Express 828 631 1111

Best Western River Escape  828 586 6060


Course Cancellation Policy


If student cancels:
30+ days out 100% refund
Less than 30 days 50% refund
Less than 10 days 25% refund
Less than 5 days 0% refund
Students may apply refunds to future course within the calendar year, however this is on
a first come basis and certain courses may not have openings or be offered.
Special circumstances are considered – however once the course is set and students have
been turned away due to classes of 8 or more – flexibility is not possible.

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PO Box 11714
Atlanta GA, 30355-1714

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