High Water Rescue Conference

Call for Presentations

Instructors are invited to apply to present a class during the 2019 High Water Rescue Conference. If you would like to be considered for this opportunity, please fill out the online Call for Presentations form.

OKC Floodwater Training Conference • August 21-23, 2019

The second annual High Water Rescue Conference, a floodwater training conference, will be held August 21-23, 2019 at the RIVERSPORT Rapids Whitewater Center. During this 3-day event, first responders will be educated on new and proven water rescue skills, refreshed on basic skills, and have the opportunity to hear nationally recognized presenters at this one of a kind conference.

Participants will have the opportunity to learn and refine floodwater rescue techniques in still water and class III/IV rapids. Instructors from across the region will teach courses like High Water Vehicle Rescue, GPS Usage in Floodwater Rescue, Search Dog Deployment during Flood Events, Pinned Victim Water Rescue, Aerial and Ground Ladder Use, and Boat Operations in Swiftwater. Leading industry vendors will be onsite to demonstrate their newest equipment. This conference is available to all rescuers regardless of prior training or current skill set.

Registration for the 2019 High Water Rescue Conference will open on April 1, 2019. For more information, please email or call us at 405-552-4040.