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Rescue3 Awareness Certification

The Essential Flood and Swiftwater Rescue course for non-technicians.

This online course introduces personnel to the principles and techniques associated with flood & swiftwater rescue, as well as the procedures to follow in flash flood, large-scale disaster, and seasonal flooding situations.

Flexible Schedule.

No more scheduling issues. Because our awareness training system is so flexible, you won’t have to arrange multiple people’s schedule for training or organize volunteers who already have a full plate. 24/7 anytime access – it’s that easy!

Stay Socially Distant.

Increase the safety of your team while remaining socially distant.
Our certified 100% online course is the most comprehensive online training program for Flood and Swiftwater Rescue available. Make sure your team is staying safe during this difficult time.

Reduce Training Costs.

No more budget concerns. By training online at home or at work, companies can eliminate or reduce the costs associated with travel, accommodation,  overtime, lost wages, and reduced productivity – it’s that affordable!

Great for non-technicians.

In order to accomplish the responsibilities of the awareness level responder, the course provides students with a conceptual understanding of the principles, applications, and hazards associated with advanced water rescue techniques.

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Who is it for

Fire Fighters
Police and Law Enforcement
Dispatchers
Engine Operators and Drivers
EMS, Search and Rescue (USAR)
Emergency Management
Utility Workers
Risk Management
Anyone who may have potential to come into contact with a moving water emergency

Keep Training during Social Distancing

We know how hard it has become to keep training during this pandemic. With this course, you can increase the safety of your team while remaining socially distant.

Our certified 100% online course is the most comprehensive online training program for Flood and Swiftwater Rescue available.

Online training is an efficient and effective way to learn. With restrictions on group gatherings and health precautions, it is also the best way to train whenever possible. Make sure your team is staying safe during this difficult time.

Course Overview

This online course introduces personnel to the principles and techniques associated with flood & swiftwater rescue, as well as the procedures to follow in flash flood, large-scale disaster, and seasonal flooding situations. The course is designed to develop knowledge in multiple areas. 

In order to accomplish the responsibilities of the awareness level responder, the course also provides students with a conceptual understanding of the principles, applications, and hazards associated with advanced water rescue techniques.

SKILL LEVEL
APPROPRIATE FOR ALL LEVELS

PREREQUISITES
None

CONTACT TIME
8 Hours

CONTENT LENGTH
3 Hours 45 Minutes

QUALIFICATION VALID FOR
3 Years​

RECERTIFIES
Flood and Swiftwater Awareness (Online)

Start your flood training now, and begin learning communication, hydrology, hazards and more…anytime, anywhere – with instruction from the leader in moving water rescue training.

Who’s taking the Rescue3 Flood & Swiftwater Rescue Course?

San Jose Fire Department (CA)
Cal Fire (CA)
Oceanside Fire Department
Salinas Fire Department
West University Fire Dept. (Houston)

Mojave County Sheriff / SAR (AZ)

East Alabama Fire District (AL)
Claremore Fire Department (OK)
Murrieta Police Department (CA)
St. George Fire (UT)
Goochland County Fire and Rescue
BWI Fire and Rescue (PA)
Presidio of Monterey Fire Dept. (CA)

Richlands Volunteer EMS/ Rescue (NC)
First Hose Company of Boonsboro (MD)

Rockingham Forest Event Safety (UK)
Barboursville VFD (WV)
Fortune Bay Expedition Team (MI)
Skagit Ground SAR (WA)