||The Surface and Swiftwater Rescue Levels 1 & 2 program utilizes the text book: Swiftwater Rescue: A Manual for the Rescue Professional 2nd Ed. The text consists of seventeen chapters and deals with topics ranging from easy rescues to highly technical problems. The course is with 25% lecture and 75% hands-on training. Topics covered include rescue techniques of Reach-Throw-Row/Go-Helo. Students will learn skills and gain confidence in still water, flood water, and swiftwater environments. Areas covered will include rescue swimming, boat operations, and advanced rope rescue applications. Students Must Pass Entrance Skills On First Day To Continue In Course. Students must achieve a 70% or greater on all exams and practical skills assessments in order to receive a certificate.