ORCKA CCI BRIDGE to Basic Instructor

2024 Dates Fee incl. hst

May 30, 31, June 1st, 2024
ORCKA Instructor grant of $100 2024 only $600 – $100 = $500

Location:  Huntsville

$500 Fee Includes:   ORCKA Canoeing Program Manual, one year ORCKA Membership, one year subscription to Paddling Magazine.

Participant is responsible for accommodations, paddles, pfd, safety kit, and supplying own canoe or *canoe rental 


  • Current Camp Canoe Instructor Certification
  • “Refined” Basic Level skills

Rise to a new personal skill level.  Participants with proven skills will  earn ORCKA Canadian Style Paddling Level 1 (A-Tandem).  Evaluation of paddling skills will be ongoing throughout the entire course. 

  • Gain confidence instructing in all 4 Basic levels
  • Instruct and administer ORCKA Basic 1-4 anywhere in Ontario (not restricted to OCA Youth Camps)
  • Instruct at an ORCKA Safe Canoeing Program
  • Assist at future CCI Courses, and Basic Canoe Instructors courses
  • Share knowledge and resources
  • Practice sessions built into the 24 hr course

Accommodations– Kirkwood Canoe has Reserved 2 campground sites at Arrowhead Provincial Park.  You may inquire about sharing with other participants (cover the campsite fees) May 15-May 20 

*Arrangements may be made for local Canoe Rental -Algonquin Outfitters or Kirkwood Canoe –  Speak with Judy

If you have any questions or you require further information go to Contact Us & send a message.

If you are ready to Register for a course, please go to the  Registration Form

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