ICOpro Courses & Training in the USA - Canyoning Colorado

ICOpro Courses

Get ICOpro training with Canyoning Colorado

Canyoning Colorado is excited to announce that it is the first company to offer ICOpro courses in the USA! Get in touch now if you’re interested in joining the world’s premiere training organization!

Founded in 2011, the International Canyoning Organization for Professionals (ICOpro) has quickly taken the canyoning world by storm, with over 9000 members and Canyoning Centers in Indonesia, France, Greece, Colombia, Madeira, Ecuador, Canada, Portugal, Spain, Reunion Island, Jordan, and Argentina. ICOpro is specifically focused on the development of the professional practice of canyoning in the international market. This goal is achieved by a comprehensive training structure, a rigorous quality control program, a large network of experts and training centers, and a commitment to continual improvement. If you are looking to learn canyoning and be autonomous, or you want to start your professional career, ICOpro is the right choice for you.

Current Course Offerings

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Canyoneer Initiation (CAI)

All Full Day and Half Day tours at Canyoning Colorado follow a one-day, canyoning course curriculum designed by the International Canyoning Organization for Professionals (ICOpro). This course, called “Canyoneer Initiation” or CAI, is an introduction to canyoning as a sport, and it is taught by a certified ICOpro Instructor and Assistant Instructor.

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Andrew Humphreys, Canyoning Colorado

Canyoneer Level 1-2-3 (CA123)

Canyoneer Level 1-2-3 (CA123) is an 11-day course, 3 days pre-learning/8 days practical, that is designed to teach the trainee to progress independently in a moderate risk canyon during a non-professional tour. This highly intensive course is regarded around the world as being one of the best introductory to canyoning courses, and it is also a pre-requisite to any professional-level courses offered by ICOpro.

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Assistant Instructor (AIN)

The AIN training course is the first step in ICOpro’s professional framework. This 12 day course, 2 days pre-learning / 10 days practical, is ICOpro’s most technical course with 80% of the content focused on techniques. The goal of the AIN course is to be able to assist an ICOpro Instructor during Canyoneer Initiation trainings, and to be able to have sufficient technical abilities to supervise a group in case of accident or force majeure.

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ICOpro Course Training Chart

ICOpro Course Training Chart
Canyoning Colorado is an Instructor Training Center

ICOpro Course Schedule

Canyoneer Level 1-2-3 (CA123)
May 27 – June 3, 2017

Assistant Instructor (AIN)
June 8 – 17, 2017

International Validation of Skills (IVS) / Assistant Instructor (AIN)
Contact us for 2018 course dates.