Reimbursement policy for Active CT AMC Whitewater Trip leader's education:
Trip leaders are encouraged to continue with educational endeavors.
Take a CT AMC Whitewater approved course and get 50% tuition/up to $100 reimbursement off the cost of the course once you have complete leading 3 trips.
This reimbursement is via CT AMC not the training organizations
No more than 2 courses will be approved for reimbursement in one year with approval
No reimbursement will occur till required trips are lead.
Take 1 course and lead 3 trips for approved reimbursement
Take 2 courses and lead 5 trips for approved reimbursement
Take the Wilderness First Aid Class with the CT AMC or approved WFA classes anywhere
Take the Advance First Aid Class anywhere
Take the Wilderness First Responder course anywhere
Advanced 2-Day Swiftwater Rescue Course (taught by Mike Matther)
Zoar extends a 20% discount to CT AMC members for any of their scheduled Basic or Advanced Swiftwater Rescue courses.
Members would just need to call Zoar at 1-800-532-7483 to book their spots with that discount.
Take and ACA instructional 3 day program for whitewater
Take the ACA instructional 4 day program for Whitewater
Attend a 5 day instructional skills whitewater kayak program (Ottawa Kayak School, Zoar Outdoors) approved by the whitewater committee