Recertification – Ice Rescue Trainer


There is a maximum of one recertification per order. The trainer’s name is required to purchase this item. The recertification link will be emailed with the order confirmation and receipt.

If paying with a purchase order, access to the recertification link may be delayed as purchase orders are only processed during business hours.

In an attempt to ensure competency, proficiency and safety during public safety diving operations, Ice Rescue Trainers (IRT) are required to recertify every 3 years.

If you are already expired, please contact Dive Rescue International before purchasing this recertification. 

NOTE:  It is the sole responsibility of the IR Trainer to notify Dive Rescue International of any address/department changes.


Ice Rescue Trainer Recertification


  • Teach/co-teach a minimum of one initial or refresher Ice Rescue (IR) program within the three-year certification period
  • Submit all Dive Rescue International (DRI) IR class rosters, Emergency Action Plan and Submission Forms (one submission form for each trainer of IR class) within 10 days of class completion
  • Ensure your mailing address, email address, department/organization or telephone number are up-to-date since your initial DR1T class or your last recertification.  Contact us at [email protected] to update your trainer profile, if needed.


  • Complete the online IRT recertification exam (with a score of 85% or higher)

The following paperwork must also be completed for IRT recertification: