We’re delighted to be able to offer two online sea safety courses. A great way to prepare yourself for your adventures onto the sea. Courses suitable for all levels of kayaker, including those who have never kayaked before and want to get ready for their first sea kayaking experience.
Online Introduction to Sea Safety
A fun and informative course ideal for anyone looking for a little more background knowledge to complement their ventures out onto the water. Sessions cover: tides; nautical navigation; weather; sea safety for kayakers.
The course comprises 4 x 1 hour online sessions, quiz, optional homework task, support
British Canoeing Coastal Navigation and Tidal Planning
The aim of this course is to give the student the tools to enable them to plan and navigate effectively on coastal journeys in moderate sea conditions. This course is designed for those paddlers carrying out coastal journeys including islands up to 2 nautical miles offshore in areas of tidal movement up to 2 knots and is a prerequisite for those seeking their British Canoeing Sea Leader Award.
The course comprises: 4 x 2 hour online sessions with tasks to be completed in your own time; tutor support; British Canoeing certification