Classification of foreign WRF certificated rafting guides "TPA - Training Program Agreement"
In application of the "TPA - Training Program Agreement", signed on 11th November 2018 between the Federazione Italiana Rafting - hereafter called F.I.Raft- and the World Rafting Federation - hereafter called WRF- within the meaning of the disposition indicated in the Convention according to which the F.I.Raft agrees that a valid and current WRF certification shall qualify the holder for a ‘fast track’ option for obtaining a F.I.Raft Guide license that is commensurate to their WRF certification when the remaining F.I.Raft Guide requirements have been met; WRF certificated Rafting Guides will be classified within the federal lists as follow:
- Rafting Guides with non-Italian citizenship in possession of a valid and updated WRF certification, must request to the F.I.Raft Federal Administration to be registered to the Federation and classified into the Federal lists of II Level Guides. Such request can be made by completing the related application form attached. The request must be accompanied by a copy of WRF certification, copy of passport or ID and copy of evidence of payment of membership’s annual fees, in accordance with F.I.Raft membership procedures stated in the end-of-year Circular. Once the WRF guide is classified in the F.I.Raft Federal list, can perform his/her respective activity, prior participation to the F.I.Raft Safety;
- Rafting Guides with non-Italian citizenship, in possession of III level WRF certification, will be classified into the equivalent F.I.Raft Federal list after participating to the F.I.Raft Safety module (2 days) and successfully completing the III level exam (last two days of related course);
- Rafting guides with non-Italian citizenship, in possession of IV level WRF certification, will be classified into the equivalent F.I.Raft Federal list after participating to the F.I.Raft safety module (2 days) and successfully completing the IV°/A level.
Foreign WRF certificated rafting guides, once members of the F.I.Raft and classified into the respective Federal lists, unconditionally accept every rules of F.I.Raft Constitution and by- laws and undertake to observe and comply with them in full.