Designed for recreational kayakers, this course is perfect for those wishing to increase their skills and knowledge as well as for individuals wanting to become professional sea kayak instructors. We introduce the basics of group management in sheltered waters, organizing and presenting effective on water lessons, detecting and correcting common challenges with strokes and rescues, and providing meaningful feedback to students.
The course develops and assesses the necessary skills to organize and teach a 1-day on water sea kayak beginner course.
- Paddle Canada Level-1 Skills
- Standard First Aid (14 hours) or Wilderness First Aid (16 hours). The first aid requirement can be completed after the course.
ISKGA Training Modules Included
There is an additional fee of $85 (plus tax) for your Paddle Canada Instructor membership.Book Now!
We love custom courses!
Other dates are available for custom or private programs. Contact us for more info.
I am enthusiastically satisfied with my overall experience with SKILS. The course was very rich and positively exhausting, exceeding my expectations. A highlight of my summer on the west coast.