Sea Kayak Basic Skills

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Date:2021: Saturdays starting June 12, group rates/dates available
Duration:1 day
2021: Saturdays starting June 12, group rates/dates available

Enter the world of kayaking thinking safety first! What better way than to spend it on the Salish Sea in the Southern Gulf Islands of BC!

This one day beginner course is suitable for those who have never kayaked and feel like they could become passionate about freedom of movement on any lake or ocean!


This Paddle Canada sanctioned sea kayak skills course involves an introduction to various topics, including but not limited to:


Correct Paddling Technique

Assisted Re-Entry Techniques

Controlled Wet Exit

Kayak Parts/Styles and Safety Gear



Tides & Currents


Injury Prevention


Please see the Paddle Canada website for a full course syllabus.


Cost is $150 + GST for the course and certification, plus $50 kayak and safety gear rental option (wetsuit included).  Drysuits are available for rent for $50.


2021 Dates: Every second Saturday Starting June 12.  Please click book now button to see availability.


Meeting Point:

Port Browning
4605 Oak Rd,
Pender Island


Please read the following waivers which will need to be signed at checkin.



50% deposit due upon booking.  Balance due 30 days prior to scheduled course date. 50% refund if cancelled 15-30 days prior to course start date.