Wilderness Rescue International is owned and run by professional rescuers and adventure guides. North Country Rivers and WRI have teamed up to offer a 3-day Technician Level: ACA Swiftwater Rescue Course. Please call (800-348-8871) and confirm you space in the ACA Swiftwater course offered on the Kennebec River in Bingham, Maine.
Our mission is simple:
Teach with genuine passion. We achieve this through developing and presenting specialized training and customized educational opportunities to agencies throughout the world. By introducing cutting-edge rescue techniques using intentional methodologies, Wilderness Rescue can offer some of the most instrumental experiences in a developing rescuer’s career.
We can certify participants through Wilderness Rescue International, the American Canoe Association, and the Wilderness Medicine Institute of NOLS.
Wilderness Rescue caters to diverse audiences through innovation, expert instruction, and superior training.
General Program Information
In 2019, North Country Rivers is offering the ACA swiftwater rescue course (meets in Bingham, Maine); Total cost for the training program is $350.
Swiftwater Rescue Course:
Offered by Wilderness Rescue International
* Location – Kennebec River Base – 36 Main St – Bingham, Maine 04920
* 50% deposit required to confirm and hold your spot
* North Country Rivers Staff and Guide Trainees only
* Contact North Country Rivers for more information: email