Small Craft Moving Water Certification
Date: Saturday 17 August 2013
Time: 8:30 am–2:30 pm
Location: Camp Lakamaga
After Small Craft Safety Certification, you may take the Moving Water Module for certification to take girls paddling on rivers with Class I and Class II rapids. Training covers river safety and hazards, supervision of paddlers on moving water, and moving water rescues. Certification is valid for three years. (Healthy Living & Creativity, Outdoor Awareness & Environment)
Bring: Red Cross Small Craft Safety book and current certification card. Also bring your favorite paddle and an adult-sized life jacket if you have one, comfortable layered clothing and/or swimsuit/wet suit, change of dry clothes/shoes, sunscreen, hat, sunglasses, safety cord for glasses, if necessary, bottled water, snacks. Bag lunch provided.
Prerequisite: To qualify for this class, you must have taken the Small Craft Safety Certification class during the same summer (or at the conference). Note: This class meets at an offsite location on Sunday morning. Participants must provide their own transportation. This class may be cancelled due to low water levels on the St. Croix River. Directions to the training site will be sent prior to the conference.
Register by August 4.