NOLS river rescue

essential skills for boaters
  • 106 Pages
  • 4.58 MB
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  • English
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Stackpole Books , Mechanicsburg, PA
Boats and boating, Safety measures, Rescue
Other titlesNational Outdoor Leadership School river rescue
StatementNate Ostis ; illustrations by Frank Preston
ContributionsNational Outdoor Leadership School (U.S.)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGV777.55 .O77 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 106 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24879053M
ISBN 100811733521
ISBN 139780811733526
LC Control Number2009031229
OCLC/WorldCa430344485

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This book provides great refreshers on techniques and mechanical systems that any seasoned boater will appreciate. At the same time, the NOLS River Rescue Guide serves new paddlers with a superb introduction to the realm of river rescue.5/5(32).

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Practical advice for identifying and responding to risks on the water Covers all the essential. NOLS RIVER RESCUE GUIDE prepares the reader for that moment in time when their actions will be required; whether it is a simple rope throw or life-saving entrapment rescue.

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Text, illustrations, and photos. From the outdoor training expertsRescue techniques using rope, throw bagsWading techniques, safe crossings, swimming skillsNOLS experts share their tested techniques and strategies for surviving and keeping safe on the water.

NOLS River Rescue Author: Nate Ostis. A lifelong educator, he was a lecturer for the outdoor recreation department at Plymouth State University, and he has taught at an international whitewater kayaking academy. He is the author of NOLS River Rescue () and NOLS River Rescue Guide (), winner of the National Outdoor Book Award for Best Author: Nate Ostis.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Includes index. Description: vi, pages: illustrations ; 16 cm: Contents: River anatomy and hydrology --Risk management --River crossings --NOLS river rescue philosophy --Swimming skills --Throw bags and rope handling --Rescuing swimmers, boats, and gear --Mechanical advantage and anchor systems --Entrapment and.

Nate Ostis. Founder of Wilderness Rescue International. Began running rivers in and has explored rivers in 9 different countries. International commercial river guide and r aft, kayak, canoe instructor since ; 1st descent mile Class V Yalong River, China.

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Make room in your ammo can or drybag there’s a new river rescue guide out to add to your library by Swiftwater Rescue Level 5 and Rescue 3 International Water Rescue Instructor Trainer Educator Nate Ostis: The NOLS River Rescue Guide.

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Laying the groundwork of basic river knowledge, including hydrology and the anatomy of rivers, Ostis covers general river risk management and specific rescue : Nate Ostis. River Rescue has been the authoritative reference for canoe, kayak, and raft -- from beginner self-rescue to big river teamwork -- since The 4th edition is bigger and better than ever, with fact-filled pages, illustrations, and photographs.

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Author: Nate Ostis ISBN: Genre: Sports & Recreation (A Virgin River Novel Book 17) Double Down (The Men Of The Sisterhood). Ostis, also with his own rescue instruction business Wilderness Rescue International, teaches for NOLS and keeps us on our toes with rescue seminars, a new river instructor manual, and published book – NOLS River Rescue Guide (my buddy Hank Wilkinson, a fellow NOLS instructor and former West Virginia video boater, is pictured on the cover).

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Colorfully illustrated throughout, the Guide is a compendium of well-tested procedures and techniques that have been found to be practical and useful in their river.