Event Details



Event Name
Canoe Education Weekend Novmber 4-5, 2017 
Organisation Type
State 
Organisation Name
Tasmania 
Event Start Date
25-11-2017 
Event End Date
26-11-2017 
Location
Northern Tasmania 

Is non-financial member registration allowed?
Yes 
Participants Gender
ALL 
Type of Event
Education 
Accepting Entries
No 

Who is responsible for the overall event?
Canoe Tasmania 
Organiser's Email Address
canoe.tas@canoe.org.au 
Event Registration Manager
Sandra Kent 
Event Registration Manager's Email Address?
canoe.tas@canoe.org.au 
Discipline
 
Event Description

Canoe Tasmania will conduct a Canoe/Kayak Education Weekend, Basic Skills, Sea Kayaking and Flatwater at Turners Beach  and Whitewater on the Forth.

 

The following courses are available now for registration:

 

Basic Skills, Sea Kayaking and Flatwater Courses at Turners Beach.

 

  • Basic Skills & Safety – Saturday am. Great for those new to kayaking and sit-on-tops (kids and adults)
  • Sea Kayaking Skills – Saturday 12.30pm – 4.00pm Turners Beach Boat ramp. This course delivers intermediate skills for sea kayak paddlers – surf launching and landings, paddling skills, rescues. Participants must have their own sea kayak.
  • Flatwater Lifeguard/Guide/Instructor Training and AC Assessment (for experienced flat water paddlers who meet the assessment requirements, can be undertaken as training only as well) – Sat/Sun

 

For definitions of the three Flatwater Awards and experience requirements, please click: Flatwater Award Definitions

 

Whitewater Courses on the Forth

 

  • Whitewater Skills – Sat &/or Sun
  • Whitewater Guide/Instructor Training – for experienced WW paddlers looking towards a Guide/Instructor qualification in the near future – Sat/Sun
  • Whitewater Guide/Instructor Assessment for AC Award – for experienced paddlers who have attended the training weekend previously and are now ready to be assessed – Sat/Sun
  • Students Whitewater Skills Course – delivered by trainee whitewater instructors working under supervision of AC qualified whitewater instructors and assessors. Note this course only runs if there are enough participants going for an assessed qualification. Times by arrangement.

To register visit the event website.

 


Event Website
http://tas.canoe.org.au/canoe-education-weekends/