eStore   |   Donate   |   Join
Search
ACA Coastal Kayaking Day Trip Leader Training
Tell a Friend About This EventTell a Friend
 

6/12/2017 to 6/14/2017
When: Monday, June 12, 2017
Where: Sea Kayak Carolina
118 May Lane
Mount Pleasant, South Carolina  29464
United States
Contact: Beverly Cosslett

« Go to Upcoming Event List  

ACA Coastal Kayaking Day Trip Leader Training
This class is a 16 hour course intended to provide the minimum skills and training necessary to lead a trip for participants with beginner level paddling skills, in gentle conditions with appropriate wind not exceeding 10 knots, waves not exceeding 1 foot and current to 2 knots. The emphasis is leading and safety education and rescue, not paddling instruction.
The class will cover trip preparation and planning, hazards and preventions, review of safety equipment, the put-in talk or pre-launch briefing, review of basic paddling skills, water reading and route determination, rescues, and boat recovery/repair.

Schedule:
Monday, June 12: 8am to 4pm - Meet at the Sea Kayak Carolina shop: 118 May Lane, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464, phone: 843-225-7969
Tuesday, June 13: 3pm to 7pm - location TBD
Wednesday, June 14: 3pm to 7pm - location TBD

Class Prerequisites: Student must be an ACA member, students must have a kayak with deck lines and flotation fore and aft. Spray skirts will be used for at least part of the course.

Instructor: Jeff Atkins, L4 Instructor
Course Fee: $200
Please register for the class by calling 843-225-7969.

ACA Mission

Founded in 1880, The American Canoe Association (ACA) is a national nonprofit organization serving the broader paddling public by providing education related to all aspects of paddling; stewardship support to help protect paddling environments; and sanctioning of programs and events to promote paddlesport competition, exploration and recreation.

Connect
ACA on Facebook Follow the ACA on Twitter ACA on YouTube ACA Daily Water Blog

Follow us on Pinterest Connect on LinkedIn

Contact Us
ACA | Canoe-Kayak-SUP-Raft-Rescue
503 Sophia St. Suite 100
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Phone: 540-907-4460
Contact Staff
Association Management Software Powered by YourMembership  ::  Legal