ITRA is the International Technical Rescue Association. We are a global non-profit that provides global recognition of technical rescue practitioners and instructors, across a wide range of rescue disciplines including swiftwater, rope, boat, tactical, confined space and animal rescue.
We promote international best practices and standards for technical rescue,improve the global portability and recognition of professional rescue qualifications, and provide local flexibility in delivering technical rescue training curriculum. Our Instructors have to undergo a rigorous assessment and re-certification process, ensuring in-house and commercial rescue instructors are subject to external validation. Learn more about us.Read More
With over 350 teaching points to create customized courses, we offer basic to advanced programmes in swiftwater rescue.
From awareness to advanced, our rope programmes are aimed at getting your team ready for any rope rescue incident. ITRA is revolutionizing technical rescue
We provide recognized training across paddle and motorized rescue boat training, including flat water to swiftwater environments.
For industry or emergency services, we provide a flexible range of customized confined space courses from awareness to advanced levels.
We have some of the world’s leading animal rescue experts in our cadre. Our programmes include companion animal technical rescue and disaster response.