This Paddle Canada Skill level 1 kayaking certification course provides the skills and knowledge necessary for day-long kayaking trips in remote settings. The course is crucial if you are planning on doing more remote trips or paddling on larger bodies of water away from shore. Successful completion of Level-1 indicates competence to paddle a sea kayak within a sheltered bay in the company of one or more paddlers with Level-1 or greater skill and knowledge. Upon successful completion you will receive a certificate from Paddle Canada certifying that you have achieved a Level 1 certification!
- Bow rescue
- Unassisted re-entry
- Assisted re-entry
- Forward stroke
- Brace low/high
- Stern rudder
- Edge control
Date: Saturday Sept 7th & 8th 2019
Time: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM both days
If you need to rent a kayak and/or equipment for this course, please call 416-255-6905 to book a reservation. Rental boats will be transported to and from the lake for you.
Rental cost for Boat + Equipment: $25/day
Rental cost for Equipment Only: $10/day
Location: Mississauga Sailing Club Parking Lot. MAP to exact spot.