FREE Throwline & Rescue Training


ūüďÖSaturday 28th May 2022

ūüēí3pm – 4pm

ūüďćThe Quarry, Shrewsbury

Meet us by the Porthill bridge this Saturday for some free training on how to use a throwline and how to rescue someone from the river.

Hire a Canoe river safety training throwline rescue course River Severn Shrewsbury

This brief session will cover:

  • How to throw & pack a throwline and in what circumstances to deploy one
  • How to use a life ring
  • Shout-Reach-Throw rescues
  • Rescuing a swimmer to the bank
  • Unconscious victim rescue
  • Rescuing an upturned canoe

Upturned canoe rescue River Severn water safety training Hire a Canoe Shrewsbury Shropshire

These are really useful skills for anyone to know – you don’t need to be interested in canoeing for this to be relevant to you!

Free wetsuits and buoyancy aids provided to anyone willing to jump in the river and play the victim.

Hire a Canoe river safety training throwline rescue course River Severn Shrewsbury

If you want to know more, please feel free to get in contact!

One aspect of what we do as a company is running British Canoeing Foundation Safety and Rescue Training courses; the content of this one-hour session will be an abridged version of the content of this course.

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