RECREATIONAL COURSES & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS
We offer both recreational courses for those wishing to learn more about sea kayaking and also offer formal Australian Canoeing Awards Course's. Capricorn Sea Kayaking is an approved National Training Provider (NTP) for Australian Canoeing. We specialise in Coastal Guide Sit on Top and Sea Instructor Award which are both nationally recognised. Whether you are a beginner looking at learning new skills or needing formal qualifications we can help!
SEA KAYAK TRAINING INTENSIVE'S
We offer they intensive training in Summer Yallingup and in Winter at Ningaloo Reef/Exmouth, the course is run with four days dedicated to kayaking and an overnight camp trip. In this course we cover Sea Skills 1A/1B, 2A/2B which are Nationally Accredited. Following this we also offer a Coastal guide sit on top course running for three days that is aimed towards and outdoor professionals. This intensive is suitable for both recreational seakayaking and those seeking professional qualifications.
Dates: On Demand Please Contact Us For Availability
This introductory course is designed for emerging outdoor leaders and school teachers giving them the skills necessary skills to safety and successfully manage groups on the water. The course is traditionally 4 days for beginners but can be arranged for three days for those with prior kayaking experience (this needs to be discussed with our training officer prior to course enrolment). During this course you will be subjected to a range of different scenarios in different settings and will be required to demonstrate an appropriate level of professionalism and safety whilst managing clients.
Dates :December 13th-15th 2016 (Dunsborough) December 5th-7th 2017 (Dunsborough) We do custom dates on request (minimum 2 people)
SEA INSTRUCTOR ASSESSMENT
Designed for those wanting to become professional Sea Kayak guides, this course requires all candidates to have completed and passed Sea Skills 1A/1B & 2A/2B. Participants are also required to have all there own instructor gear and kayaks during this program. Here we take an in-depth look into the technical skills of paddling, a range of different rescue techniques, rolling, towing operate in large/difficult sea's and a variety of other necessary skills.