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Course Information:


  • Terminology and Gear
  • Safety¬†Briefings
  • Assessing sea conditions
  • Responsibilities of a professional Sea Kayak Guide
  • Pre planning and Rescue
  • Practical Skills of a Sea Kayak Guide
  • Code of Safety
  • Code of conduct (Sustainability and ethics)
  • Natural and cultural history and knowledge

How long does it take?

3 Day course consisting of theory, practical and assessment

What you need to bring

  • Pen
  • Swimming (Paddling) Gear
  • Sunscreen
  • Dry Clothing
  • Towel

What is required to qualify as an APA Sea Kayaking guide:

  • Level 3 Certificate
  • 20 trips logged
  • Passing of assessment
APA Sea Kayaking Guide

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