Whitewater Rescue Technician Instructor (WRTI)

The Whitewater Rescue Technician Advanced Instructor (WRTAI) pathway is designed for river professionals and outdoor instructors. It is designed for teaching whitewater rescue techniques. Those needing to teach a flood rescue capability should take the Swiftwater and Flood Rescue Technician Instructor course.




Instructor training:

  • Whitewater Rescue Technician Advanced Instructor training (5 days)


Instructor assessment:

  • Whitewater Rescue Technician Instructor assessment (3 days)

Candidates are expected to further develop their personal skills and knowledge between their training and assessment courses, following an individual action plan outlined in the training course debrief.


Qualification valid for:

2 years


Able to teach:


Instructor resources:

 Instructor resources for Rescue 3 water courses can be accessed here.

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