IRF Packraft Guide Course (GTP) 20-23.6 & 25-28.6.2023

4 days

Course in Ivalo 20-23.6.2023


Course in Ivalo 25-27.6.2023

A 4 day workshop aimed at novice guides & beginner guides. The GTP teaches all of the core skills needed to become a raft guide.

Some of the subjects covered on a GTP course include:

  • Hydrology & reading whitewater
  • The role of a raft guide & commercial responsibilities
  • Delivering a pre departure safety demonstration
  • Raft manoeuvring & crew management
  • Trip management & Communications
  • Whitewater rescue skills
  • Flip procedures
  • Rope work in a whitewater environment

On successful competition of a GTP all students will leave with a provisional raft guide award.

We can incorporate a WRT REC into either course at the extra cost of €60.00 per person.

Cancellation policy

  • We will charge a cancellation fee of 100% if booking is cancelled 2 days or less before the event

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  • Local family owned business
  • Personalized service
  • Flexible itineraries
  • Small group sizes

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