Welcome to Rescue 3 (UK)
Rescue 3 (UK) is one of the UK’s leading technical rescue training providers and our aim is simple: to provide the highest level of instruction and facilities to our delegates, giving them the skills and knowledge to be safe and effective rescue personnel.
For over 15 years we have been delivering the world’s foremost rescue training scheme in the UK and have trained personnel from the Fire & Rescue Service, RNLI, Ambulance Service, AA, Police Service, Environment Agency, Mountain Rescue Teams and NGOs.
Organisations and Agencies that we have trained include:
- Greater Manchester Fire Service
- Kent Fire Brigade
- Thames Valley Police
- Marine and Coastguard Agency
- Glencoe Mountain Rescue Team
- Environment Agency
- Hereford & Worcester Ambulance Service
- Ogwen Valley Mountain Rescue
- Nottinghamshire Fire & Rescue Service
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As the Preferred Training Provider for Rescue 3 Europe in the UK and Republic of Ireland our courses carry international certification from Rescue 3, one of the world’s largest technical rescue training organisations who have been delivering and developing technical rescue training courses since 1979. Rescue 3 courses are also compliant with relevant competencies and standards for rescue agencies and technicians as laid down by organisations such as Defra and the NFPA (National Fire Protection Association). Additionally, through partnership with the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan), we deliver a number of Higher Education awards, including a Foundation Degree in Technical Rescue Instruction.
Our programme of courses has been carefully designed to meet the training and development needs of the technical rescue sector, focusing primarily on flood & swiftwater, and rope rescue. We are continually developing our training programme and are able to design and deliver bespoke courses to meet your training needs.
We have three Training Centres all of which offer outstanding training facilities. Our main Training Centre is located in North Wales at the National White Water Centre and we have two Regional Training Centres: Rescue 3 (UK) in the North East, based at the Tees Barrage International White Water Course, and Devon and Somerset Fire & Rescue Service Training Academy Access & Rescue School.
All training is delivered by Rescue 3 certified Instructors who have unique areas of expertise, such as Fire and Rescue Service and Mountain Rescue. Through this technical expertise and continued professional development our delivery team is one of the most experienced and knowledgeable teams within the UK.