Professional Development

Add new levels of skill and accomplishment with programs that are designed to expand your world and open doors to new opportunities. Our courses are an amazing adventure on their own. New courses are being added weekly. Check back for updates! To inquire about customized courses or group bookings, please contact our Regional Partners directly.

Kate Rubin Public Performance for writers Workshop

Public Performance for Writers Workshop - April 2024

Paddle Canada Level 2 Instructor Course SKILS in Clayoquot Sound West Coast NEST

Paddle Canada Level-3 Skills (Clayoquot Sound) - April 2024

SKGABC Sea Kayaking Course in Ucluelet SKILS

SKGABC Level 1 (Day) Guide (Ucluelet) - April 2024

Art of Hosting West Coast NEST Clayoquot Biosphere Trust

The Art of Hosting - April 2024

SKGABC Assistant Overnight Guide in Ucluelet and Clayoquot Sound

SKGABC Assistant Overnight Guide (Ucluelet and Clayoquot Sound) - April 2024

SKGABC Sea Kayaking Course in Ucluelet SKILS

Paddle Canada Level-1 Skills (Ucluelet) - May 2024

Marine Basic First Aid + CPR C - May 2024

Paddle Canada Level 1 Instructor (Ucluelet) - May 2024

SKGABC Assistant Overnight Guide Upgrade - May 2024

Bottom Dwellers Freediving Course

Freediver Course - May 2024

SKGABC Assistant Overnight Guide (Ucluelet & Clayoquot Sound) - May 2024

Datum Marine Boat Boss Course

Practical Small Boast Captain's Course (Boat Boss - Off the Dock) - May 2024

SKGABC Sea Kayaking Course in Ucluelet SKILS

SKGABC Level 1 (Day) Guide (Ucluelet) - May 2024

Occupational First Aid Level 1 (Emergency First Aid + CPR C) - May 2024

Paddle Canada Level 4 Skills (Quadra Island & Barkley Sound) - May 2024

Paddle Canada Level 3 Skills (Clayoquot Sound) - May 2024

Paddle Canada Level-1 Skills (Ucluelet) - End of May 2024

Paddle Canada Level 2 Instructor Course SKILS in Clayoquot Sound West Coast NEST

Paddle Canada Level-2 Instructor (Ucluelet) - May/June 2024

Paddle Canada Level-1 Skills (Ucluelet) - June 2024

SKILS Sea Kayak Surfing Tofino

SKILS Surfing in Sea Kayaks - June 8-9, 2024

SKILS Advanced Surfing in Sea Kayaks Course in Ucluelet

Advanced Surfing in Sea Kayaks (Ucluelet) - June 2024

SKILS Sea Kayak Surfing Tofino

SKILS Surfing in Sea Kayaks - June 15-16, 2024

SKGABC Assistant Overnight Guide (Ucluelet & Clayoquot Sound) - July 2024

Sea Kayaking in Clayoquot Sound West Coast NEST

Clayoquot Instructional Tour - August 2024

SKILS Kayak Fishing Touring Level 3 – Clayoquot Sound Expedition

SKILS Kayak Fishing Touring Level 3 – Clayoquot Sound Expedition - August 2024

Saltwater Kayak Fishing – Level 2 - August 2024

SKILS Sea Kayak Surfing Tofino

SKILS Surfing in Sea Kayaks - September 2024

SKGABC Assistant Overnight Guide Upgrade - September 2024

SKGABC Assistant Overnight Guide (Ucluelet & Clayoquot Sound) - September 2024

Paddle Canada Level 2 Instructor Course SKILS in Clayoquot Sound West Coast NEST

Paddle Canada Level-3 Skills (Broken Group Islands) - September 2024

SKGABC Sea Kayaking Course in Ucluelet SKILS

SKGABC Level 1 (Day) Guide (Ucluelet) - October 2024

Customized Group Programs: Cedar Coast Field Station - ongoing

Customized Programs: West Coast NEST - ongoing

Navigation for Paddlers and Boaters - Ongoing

Sea State for Paddlers and Boaters - Ongoing

Weather for Paddlers and Boaters - Ongoing

Photography Lessons with Professional Wildlife Photographer - ongoing