In line with Welsh Government Covid-19 guidelines, we will not be taking bookings until further notice. If you have any questions, please email We have limited capacity to respond to queries, so please bear with us during this busy time.

We look forward to welcoming you back to CIWW when we are permitted to do so. As the situation develops, we will keep in touch via our website and social media accounts. Thank you for your patience.

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Cardiff International White Water
Watkiss Way
Cardiff Bay
CF11 0SY

The Whitewater Rescue Technician Instructor Training (WRTI) is for river professionals and outdoor instructors. It is designed for teaching whitewater rescue techniques.


Current WRTA

EMT or Advanced First Aid Qualification

Course content:

  • Instructional techniques

  • Session planning

  • Structuring courses

  • Session content

  • Risk assessments

  • Health and safety legislation


Candidates are expected to further develop their personal skills and knowledge between their training and assessment courses, following an individual action plan outlined in the training course debrief. This course is a training course only and does not qualify candidates until they have completed a separate Assessment course (3 days).

If these dates don't work for you?

We can offer bespoke courses to fit with your schedule and location. (minimum numbers may apply)


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Key Info
Pre course requirements
Current WRTA
Course duration
4 day
£590 (including course registration fee)
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