Level 4: Swiftwater Rescue Instructor Certification Workshop (IDW/ICE) - ACA

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05.08.24 – 05.13.24

Level 4: Swiftwater Rescue Instructor Certification Workshop (IDW/ICE)

White Lake, WI, USA

This course is an American Canoe Association (ACA) Level 3-4 Safety & Rescue 6 day Instructor Certification Workshop (ICW).

Course Dates: May 8-13, 2024

Location: Wolf and/or Peshtigo Rivers, WI

Course Fee: $750

For more info on lodging please visit the NWOC site below.

Jordan Taylor (he/they) completed his American Canoe Association (ACA) Level 5 SWR Instructor certification in 2018 (with Jim Coffey Sam Fowlkes and Robin Pope) and his Level 4 SWR Instructor Trainer certification in 2023 (with Mike Mather of Mather Rescue). He attended the ACA’s national conference on SWR in 2023 and has been a leader in offering excellent rescue instruction to the DC area boating community. He also teaches Rescue at the Rocky Mountain Outdoor Center (Buena Vista, CO) Zoar Outdoors (Charlemont, MA) and trains River Program faculty for the National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS). Jordan was the ACA Instructor of the Month in March 2023. His specialty is making Paddlesport instruction more inclusive of lots of kinds of people.

This course is hosted by the Northwoods Outdoor Center (NWOC). Sandra Newbury, founder of NWOC, is an ACA L4 Whitewater Kayaking Instructor Trainer committed to providing excellent, inclusive educational experiences on the water.  https://northwoodsoutdoorcenter.com/

For course content questions reach out to Jordan: jordantaylorriver@gmail.com

To register or for questions about course logistics, gear to bring reach out to Sandra: NorthwoodsOutdoorCenter@gmail.com or 608 335-2122

Contact Information Jordan Taylor