The Canoeing Basic Skills course is designed to introduce the novice to paddling with a partner in calm lake waters. The skills and knowledge gained at this level form the foundation necessary for confident safe paddling activities. Rescue techniques at this level are demonstrated with the option for participant involvement.
Canoes, paddles, PFDs, and safety equipment are provided. Please wear clothing appropriate for the conditions and bring a change. More details of required items will be found on your registration form.
Students will receive Paddle Canada certification in Canoeing Basic Skills upon successful completion of their course.
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