This 5-day program builds on the skills introduced in the Introduction to Kayak Instructor, reviewing and adding to your practical group management, lesson plan, and assessment skills. The expanded content of the level-1 Instructor Course includes training in developing weather and navigation lessons and managing groups in more complex waters including light winds, waves, and slow currents.
The course develops and assesses the skills to organize and teach a 2-day on water sea kayak beginner course.
- Paddle Canada Level-2 Skills.
- First Aid (16 hours minimum).
- 30 day personal paddling experience including overnights.
ISKGA Training Modules Included
Date: October 5-9, 2019
Date: April 29-May 3, 2020
Date: TBA 2020
Shelburne, Nova Scotia
This course includes kayaks, immersion gear and safety gear.
Contact us at [email protected] to book
Date: October 8-12, 2020
We love custom courses!
Other dates are available for custom or private programs. Contact us for more info.
I feel much more confident now that I have some skills. :-) Thank-you very much for your instruction, you are a great teacher.
Booking and Payment Notes
A deposit of $300 is required at the time of registration in order to secure your spot. The balance of your payment is due at least 30 days before the start of the program. Payment can be made by Interact E-Transfer, cheque, money order, or cash. You can also pay the full amount with a credit card using the online registration system on our website.
There is an additional fee of $85 (plus tax) for your Paddle Canada Instructor membership.