SKGABC Assistant Overnight Guide - April 2023

Join SKILS for a 9-day course designed for those interested in learning the skills necessary to become a sea kayak guide for day trips and overnight expeditions.

Date

April 03 - 30, 2023

Organization

Skils

Contact

Ucluelet & Clayoquot Sound, BC
T:
778-966-5988

Outline:

This course is designed for motivated individuals seeking to become a certified Assistant Overnight Guide with the Sea Kayak Guides Alliance of BC (SKGABC) and recreational paddlers seeking to improve their intermediate paddling skills. 

The 9-day Assistant Overnight Guide course is accredited by SKGABC and includes the Assistant Overnight Guide Exam. Successful candidates will be awarded Assistant Overnight Guide certification and Paddle Canada Level 2 Skills.

Prequisites:

Intermediate skill level (Complex skills are necessary to paddling in rougher conditions and more remote locations.) Previous paddling and camping experience is required. Participants need to have already been able to take care of themselves while camping and travelling in the wilderness. Training Modules: - Coastal Guide Leadership - Coastal Planning & Navigation - Expedition Skills - Expedition Skills & Sustainability - Sea Kayaking Fundamental Level Two

Course fee:

$1550 before March 20; $1,650 after March 20