ACA Instructor Certification workshops are designed for individuals who want to teach moving water, flatwater, whitewater kayaking, canoeing, SUP or swiftwater rescue.
Zoar Outdoor offers several river rescue and outdoor leadership training classes for volunteers and professionals who want to improve their river rescue and outdoors skills and knowledge. Check our our variety of river safety and river rescue courses below.
This clinic is designed for people who paddle together with a hands-on, in-the-water approach to teaching river rescue and safety skills for buddies.
- Most Popular Rescue Course
This clinic takes a hands-on, in-the-water approach to teaching river rescue and safety skills.
Mike Mather is our guest instructor for the two day swiftwater rescue course in Charlemont, MA. Learning from his years of paddling/rescue expertise will help prepare you for adventures ahead. This clinic takes a hands-on, in-the-water approach to practicing river rescue and safety skills. Learn river rescue techniques from the best in the industry!
We offer Wilderness First Responder certification and recertification classes for outdoor professionals and enthusiasts.
Enroll in this course for an intensive review and retesting of the WFR curriculum with an update on CPR and other updates where protocols or treatment options may have changed.
The outfitters shop biggest event of the summer! Zoar Outdoor’s DemoFest is the place to be this June! Sign up for clinics and/or demo a boat on the Deerfield River. Stop by The Outfitters Shop to save on the gear!