Ice Rescue

This course is ideal for people who have a responsibility to understand how to operate safely and rescue others in an ice environment.

Topics covered in this course are:

  • An introduction to static and dynamic ice safety and rescue principles
  • Hazard awareness, identification and avoidance
  • Incident action plan and communications
  • Self rescue and team rescue
  • Horizontal technical rope applications on ice
  • Subject profilling, packaging and care
  • equipment stabilizations and salvage
  • Boat and helo overview for ice rescue

This course is compliant with NFPA standards, SAR rescue team and IRIA.

Dates

1st course: January 16-17th in Whitehorse
2nd course: one-day ice awareness, January 29th in Whitehorse

Includes:

Equipment and dry suits included.
Cost: $375 per person plus GST

Prices are subject to change without notice. 5% GST applicable to all prices.