Training courses

R3 France Training courses

Certified by Rescue3 Europe and by the International Rafting Federation (IRF), R3-France delivers courses and training on white water rescue techniques, rivers and flooding as well as courses for raft guides.

All our courses are run by professional instructors, who are specialists in the specific environment of rivers and white water. Our trainers are certified by Rescue3 Europe and IRF (International Rafting Federation).
Our courses are designed for rescue services and professionals and for white water river users (kayakers, raft guides, hydrospeeders), but also for companies whose personnel may deployed to intervene or work on or near rivers and water.
We are mobile throughout France and supply all the technical equipment necessary.


Water and Flood Awareness (AW)

Techniques de sauvetage en situation d’inondations


Basic Water Rescuer (BWR)

Sauveteur en en eau vive, niveau 1


Swiftwater and Flood Rescue Technician (SRT)

Technicien sauveteur eau vive et inondation


Whitewater Rescue Technician (WRT )

Technicien sauveteur en eau vive


Whitewater Rescue Technician Advanced (WRT-A)

Technicien sauveteur en eau vive – Niveau avancé


IRF Guide, Trip leader and Safety Kayak certifications

Certification Guide IRF chef d’équipe et Safety Kayak


Rescue from Vehicle in the Water (RVW)

Techniques de sauvetage de personnes d’un véhicule partiellement immergé