Paddle Canada Level-2 Skills

Building on the skills covered in Level-1, you will refine existing skills and learn new ones like rolling and paddling in currents.

Our 5-day Level 2 Skills program provides the skills and knowledge for proficient kayaking in moderate conditions along a moderately exposed shore with frequent easy landing opportunities. This overnight touring and intermediate boat handling course will focus on skills such as forward stroke development, effective bracing, manoeuvring in waves and currents, rescues, towing, navigation and weather interpretation. On the last two days of the course we will go on an overnight trip to develop kayak touring skills.

Our 4-day Level 2 Skills program in Victoria provides the skills and knowledge for proficient kayaking in moderate conditions along a moderately exposed shore with frequent easy landing opportunities. This overnight touring and intermediate boat handling course will focus on skills such as forward stroke development, effective bracing, manoeuvring in waves and currents, rescues, towing, navigation and weather interpretation. This 4-day program has no overnight component.

Skill Level

Prerequisites

  • Paddle Canada Level 1 Skills or equivalent experience.
  • At least 3, day long kayaking trips in different locations.
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Upcoming Courses

Paddle Canada Level 2 Skills (5 days) - Date: April 19-23, 2019 (5 days)
Discovery Island Lodge on Quadra Island, British Columbia
$860 CDN 

Course Notes:

Accommodation included during the course and the night prior the course.

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Paddle Canada Level 2 Skills (5 days) - Date: June 4-8, 2019 (5 days)
Discovery Island Lodge on Quadra Island, British Columbia
$860 CND 

Course Notes:

Accommodation included during the course and the night prior the course.

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Paddle Canada Level 2 Skills (4 days) - Date: August 17-20, 2019
Victoria area, British Columbia

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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 Interac 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.