- What students say...
- Mike Hovey (Lead River Guide, Warren River Expeditions)
- Upcoming Courses
|Wilderness First Responder Review||4/21/17|
|Wilderness EMT upgrade (Distance Learning)||5/8/17|
|Wilderness First Responder (Distance Learning)||5/8/17|
|Whitewater Rescue Technician||5/15/17|
|Swiftwater Rescue Technician Unit 1||5/19/17|
Southwest Rescue offers the highest quality remote rescue education and training in the industry. We offer certifications in Swiftwater Rescue, Wilderness Medicine, and Avalanche Education. Please check out our videos below to get a glimpse of what we offer!
Wilderness Medicine Courses
Swiftwater Rescue Courses
Our goal at Southwest Rescue is to be the best provider of rescue education for individuals and organizations seeking practical and effective solutions to the most common wilderness emergency situations. Through exceptionally engaging and stimulating instruction, we aim to provide every student with an unparalleled educational experience, preparing them for true emergencies in the field. Southwest Rescue works in conjunction with the organizations providing the best product in the rescue education industry. Certifications or completion cards are offered through Rescue 3 International, the Wilderness Medicine Training Center (WMTC) and the American Institute for Avalanche Research and Education (AIARE).
Southwest Rescue will provide a course that meets your needs. We work with many different individuals, agencies, and organizations including Outdoor Professionals, Fire Departments, Fish and Game employees, Search and Rescue teams, Sheriff Departments, Colleges, Outward Bound, Private Individuals, and many others who work and play in the wilderness. Southwest Rescue is based out of Durango, Colorado, but offers courses nationwide.
Please feel free to contact us! We look forward to working with you!