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Course Sea Skills Training Weekend
Course Dates 15/11/2019 - 17/11/2019
Closing Date 20/11/2019
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PADDLE SA SEA SKILLS TRAINING WEEKEND Victor Harbor Beachfront Holiday High 
Quality Sea Kayaking training and networking event

About this Event

PADDLE SA SEA SKILLS TRAINING WEEKEND

Victor Harbor Beachfront Holiday Park

PROGRAM

Friday 15 November (pm)

Registration/Welcome/Weekend Overview

Saturday 16 November• Introduction to Sea Kayaking

Program will include theory instruction and practical on water sessions. Topics include clothing & equipment, paddle strokes, launching, rescues, weather knowledge and how to plan a paddle. The activity will culminate in a sea kayaking day trip

• Sea Skills Assessment

This is an option for experienced paddlers looking to achieve a recognised award for their skills. We’ll review; planning a sea paddle, refining paddling skills in moderate sea conditions and surf to 1m and culminate in a day paddle along this magnificent part of the coast

• Sea Leaders Program

This program is designed for Club paddlers and others who are seeking to guide groups of paddlers on activities. There will be a focus on sound paddle technique, trip planning, efficiency in rescues, group management and situational awareness, weather and navigation. The finalisation of your program will be leading the other groups on a day paddle.

It is planned to share a group BBQ dinner on Saturday night. Group discussions and equipment presentations.

Sunday 17 November

Pack up/Briefing/Prepare for day’s activities

• Skill development sessions- may include Intro to Surf, Rescues, Rock Gardening• Journey led by Sea Leader trainees• Sea Skills Assessment

Cost $ 240 full weekend $ 120 single day

Accommodation We have reserved tent camping space at the Victor Harbor Beachfront Holiday Park https://www.nrmaparksandresorts.com.au/victor-harbor/

Interested paddlers should contact the Park directly to book and pay for a site.

All sessions will be led by experienced Paddle Australia Instructors / Assessors

Register via this link  eventbrite.com.au/e/72893974841

For further info: PSA office sa@paddle.org.au or Jim Townsend 0417 899 920

National Training Provider Paddle SA
Email sa@paddle.org.au
Address Cnr Bower Rd & Old Port Rd
West Lakes SA 5021
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Course Cost $ 240.00
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