BC Sea Kayak Safety and Rescue
Is this for you?
Do you want the skills to stay out of trouble on the sea?
Do you want to learn practical solutions if you get into difficulty?
Do you want to learn the tools to solve common paddling issues in both sheltered and moderate conditions on the sea?
What to expect:
Whether you are paddling with friends or your club, or working towards a leadership assessment, this practical course is packed with safe practical solutions. It doesn’t matter about your age or whether you’re relatively new to paddling on the sea, this course supports your knowledge and raises your awareness of your personal safety. This is a practically based course with no assessment just lots of learning.
What we will cover:
The course takes around 7 hours and will cover 8 modules:
Sources of information, Safety frameworks, Contact and towing rescues, Self-rescues, Deep water rescues, Dealing with equipment damage/failure, Landing and first aid, Reflection and skills checklist.
There will be opportunities to develop and progress your rescue skills and meet like-minded people during the course.
We have several courses scheduled but please feel free to contact us to run a bespoke course at any time.
Closed group up to 6 people