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ORCKA Canoe Instructor Course

5 Days - 1 day to obtain necessary prerequisites, 2 days of coaching, 2 days of evaluation

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ORCKA Canoe Instructor Course Select the number of participants

Duration: 8:30am – 5:00pm

1 day to obtain necessary prerequisites, 2 days of coaching, 2 days of evaluation.

A Moving Water Canoe Instructor Course dedicated to bringing students with strong paddling abilities to the level of an instructor and to learn the ins and outs of running an ORCKA Moving Water Canoe course on their own.

Participants will have the opportunity to become certified in ORCKA Moving Water Canoeing level 1, 2 or 3 skills depending on their abilities, as well as earning Moving Water Canoeing Instructor 1 or 2 level certification.

Included in the cost:.

  • ORCKA Instructor Manual
  • Certification Fees
  • Solo and Tandem Canoe Rental

Not Included in the course cost

  • Camping at Paddler Co-op
  • ORCKA Instructor Membership Fee
  • Paddler Co-op Annual Membership Fee
  • Skills evaluation prior to the course

This course is best suited for intermediate/advanced paddlers. It is recommended that participants have advanced paddling skills (confidence making a variety of moves in class 2 & 3 whitewater) prior to registering.

These will be full days with lots of hands-on content throughout. Plan to pack river-ready snacks and to brush up on skills beforehand!

Call to book! A booking fee applies when you book online.