Course Descriptions

PE185RT :  Rafting

This course introduces students to whitewater rafting. Students will acquire skills and knowledge necessary to independently plan and carry out a successful rafting outing. Course content includes raft equipment for paddle rafts, paddle techniques, instruction and practice of basic rafting technique, rigging, river dynamics and river-reading skills, basic rescue and handling river related emergencies. This course is an American Canoe Association (ACA) basic rafting course. Upon successful completion of class, students receive an ACA course completion card.
Credit Hours: 1
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