Event Details

Register (Members Only)

Event Name
Basic Skills Course, Bongaree Bribie Island 
Organisation Type
Club 
Organisation Name
Queensland Sea Kayak Club Inc 
State
Paddle Queensland 
Club Members Only
Yes 
Event Start Date
05-01-2019 
Event Start Time
07:30:00 
Event End Date
05-01-2019 
Event Finish Time
10:30:00 
Location
Bongaree Bribie Island 

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

Who is responsible for the overall event?
Ian Narborough 
Organiser's Email Address
incan@bigpond.com 
Event Registration Manager
Events Coordinators 
Event Registration Manager's Email Address?
events@qskc.asn.au 
Discipline
Recreational - Sea Kayaking,  
Normal Closing Date for Registration
03/01/2019 
Final Closing Date for Registration
03/01/2019 
Event Description

 

 

This session is for club members, new financial members of the club and potential members.

For non-members there will be a cost of $10 for insurance, payable on the day or pre-pay at: http://qldseakayak.canoe.org.au/joining/ (bottom of page). 

 

The candidate shall demonstrate competence in all of the following areas:

   Present craft and equipment for inspection (hatches and other equipment set or stowed ready for launch, spare equipment waterproofed). 

   Swim 25 metres in canoeing clothes (shirt, shorts and sandshoes as a minimum, and with a personal flotation device (PFD), and swim under the craft to surface on the other side 

   Show, to the Assessor’s satisfaction, a full understanding of the basic safety requirements for paddlers and their craft, and appreciation of the use of PFDs. 

   Launch the craft, embark and paddle away from the launching point Demonstrate: 

   Understanding of correct posture and basic injury prevention 

   Paddling forwards, backwards, and emergency stops 

   Turning the craft

   Coming alongside another craft, and also a clear approach to the launching point

   Disembark, then re-embark, paddle to deep water, capsize and assist with a deep-water rescue or swim the craft ashore.

   The use of the paddle as a means of support on the water.

For additional information please contact the Trip Leader.

 


Event Website
https://qldseakayak.canoe.org.au/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2018/11/Basic-Skills-Bongaree-Jan-2019.pdf