Sea Kayak Instruction

A Centre of Excellence for Sea Kayak Instruction

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Level-1 Skills

This Paddle Canada sea kayak level-1 skills course is comprehensive 2.5-day coverage of skills and theory essential for paddling day trips in calm water.
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Level-2 Skills

The Paddle Canada sea kayak level-2 skills course is a comprehensive 4-day coverage of skills and theory essential for proficient kayaking in moderate conditions, on overnight trips along a moderately exposed shore with frequent easy landing opportunities.
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BCU 3-Star Skills & Assessment

This course combines the unique features of the British Canoe Union 3-star & Paddle Canada Level-2 skills into a program.
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Level-3 Skills

This Paddle Canada level-3 sea kayak based course is designed for advanced-intermediate to advanced paddlers wanting to advance their personal paddling and leadership skills and experience in an extended 5-day wilderness expedition environment.
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Basic Kayak Instructor

This Paddle Canada Certified Basic Kayak Instructor course is a 3-day coverage of the demonstration quality paddling skills, appropriate teaching techniques and administration required to deliver a high quality basic kayaking course to new paddlers.
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Level-1 Instructor

This Paddle Canada certified Level-1 Sea Kayak Instructor course is an intensive 4-day program designed to provide you with a strong foundation of paddling skills and teaching techniques/practice required to be an effective sea kayak instructor.
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ACA Level 3 Coach IDW & ICE

The purpose of this course is to obtain the skills/theory training and experience required to successfully assess as an American Canoe Association (ACA) Coastal Kayaking Instructor.
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