Many RCABC canoe courses are not advertised here. To get more information on instruction or courses in your area contact your zone representative or search for the local instructors using the "Find an Instructor" function in the courses menu.
Friday, September 8, 2017
Details at: www.learn2Canoe.ca Lakewater Instructor. Three weekends ending Oct. 1.
Saturday, September 9, 2017
The Bowron Lakes Canoe Tripping Leader Prep course is designed to prepare teachers to lead a group of students on a multi day trip such as the Bowron Lakes. This 4 day course is divided over two weekends and includes the RCABC Tandem Moving Water course to prepare leaders for the hazards and current of the Isaac and Cariboo rivers. It also includes the RCABC Tripping leader course which teaches the skills and knowledge of how to lead an extended backcountry canoe trip. Details can be found at http://outdoorpro-d.weebly.com/ Cost is $100 per person per day plus GST.
Saturday, October 14, 2017
October 11th (Evening) 14th and 15th - Coquitlam - Buntzen Lake $220 Recreational Canoeing Association of BC Lakewater Level 1 & Paddle Canada Intro Tandem and Solo Instructor Combined Course. This course, is for teachers and people working with youth, who are experienced paddlers, and wish to receive Canoe Instructor certifications and be able to certify their students. It will cover the competencies and content for the new RCABC Lakewater Instructor Level 1 course. This course certifies successful candidates to teach RCABC Lakewater Level 1 and 2. It will also include the Paddle Canada Intro Tandem and Solo Instructor course which allows successful candidates to teach PC's Intro, Canoeing Basics and Waterfront Skills. Candidates should be strong paddlers and have experience paddling both Tandem and Solo. The course fee does not include the membership fee for either organization which must be paid prior to the course. Rental canoes are available. For more information contact BCoutdooreducation@gmail.com or visit http://outdoorpro-d.weebly.com
October 14th and 15th - Coquitlam - Buntzen Lake $200 Recreational Canoeing Association of BC Lakewater Leader Course This course, is for teachers and people working with youth who wish to learn the skills to safely take their students paddling. This is a recommended minimum level of certification for camp staff, teachers or anyone in a leadership role, particularly with youth. Lakewater Leaders are given basic training to manage groups in a very sheltered, safe environment, close to emergency medical services. The Lakewater Leader certificate combines: Level 1 Lakewater - Basic Tandem, Level 2 Lakewater - Basic Solo, and basic on water leadership. It will cover the competencies and content for the new RCABC Lakewater Leader course. Rental canoes are available. For more information contact BCoutdooreducation@gmail.com