SKGABC Level 1 (Day) Guide Training- April 2020 postponed*
*This course, along with other SKILS kayak guide training courses offered in March/April, are postponed. The situation will be reassessed for courses offered after April 24th.
This course covers all the basics of managing a group of clients on an extended day trip on coastal waters. Skill areas include strokes, rescues, launching and landing, record and interpret the weather, navigate by piloting, reading charts, understanding tides and currents, on water group management, emergency communication, and safety skills. Personal skills and knowledge are also reviewed during the course.
This course will take place in Ucluelet, BC.
With Level 1 certification guides can upgrade to Assistant Overnight Guide with certification.
Basic Paddling Experience