River Crossing Course -Half Day
This is a half day river crossing/river safety course
Rivers are one of the greatest hazards in the New Zealand outdoors. They are dynamic and pose a serious risk to the untrained.
“There are on average, about four river crossing deaths each year. Of these accidents, 80% occur in flooded rivers or side streams.” (Bush Craft Manual Fourth Edition. Mountain Safety Council, 2006)
Learn river crossing and river safety skills from our qualified instructors.
FIELD BASED COURSE COVERS:
River crossing principles
River crossing methods
What to do if you take a swim
You may also like the following events from OENZ- Outdoor Education New Zealand: