Saturdays June – August
9:00am – 4:00pm
Moderate Intensity. No experience required.
Note: Course introduces Capsizing and Re-entering the Kayak from the water
This all-day course introduces you to the skills and knowledge required to paddle a sea kayak in sheltered waters.
Topics covered include:
- Parts and features of a sea kayak
- Required Safety Equipment
- Efficient Forward Stroke
- Manoeuvring Strokes
- Picking an appropriate location to paddle
- Basic Weather, Tide and Current Information
- Basic Trip Preparation
- Assisted Re-Entries
- Solo Re-entries
- Basic Contact Towing
To know what to wear or what to bring with you, check out our ‘What to bring’ guide.