Sea Guide is one of the most demanding Australian Canoeing certifications you can gain - this is a 2 year undertaking if you have no prior sea kayaking experience. You are expected to paddle your own trips and expeditions as well to gain further experience - there are many opportunities worldwide in the sea kayak industry!
The first step is to undertake the Sea Guide intake weekend $395, this involves assisting and observing alongside our instructors on our weekend sea starter course - which is an introduction to sea kayaking course for the community. We run this once a month from October to April, you can come back and assist as many times you like over a 2 year period until you believe you are ready to undertake your assessment.
The AC Sea Guide Intake:
- Held over two days: Saturday and Sunday
- Held in conjunction with the Sea Starter Course - you have the opportunity to revise your skills and gain experience delivering appropriate skills under the supervision of our Instructors
- Sea Starter Courses and AC Sea Guide Intakes are held monthly at our Training & Hire Centre at Sandringham
How much & what does it include?
- $395 per person
- After your initial intake you can come back and assist on as many Sea Starter Courses as you wish over a 2 year period until you are ready for assessment