ORCKA Camp Canoe Instructor BRIDGE to Basic Instructor
fee includes: ‘Full’ ORCKA Canoeing Program Manual, one year ORCKA Membership, one year subscription to Canoeroots, or Rapid or Adventure Kayak Magazine and certification.
not included: canoe, pfd, paddle, Lodging or food
Bring your own paddles, pfd, and canoe or *rent
- Rise to a new personal skill level to Canadian Style Paddling Level 1
- Gain confidence instructing in all 4 Basic levels
- Instruct Basic 1-4 anywhere in Ontario (not restricted to OCA Youth Camps)
- Share knowledge and resources
- Practice sessions built into the 30 hr course
- Current Camp Canoe Instructor Certification
As a Basic Canoe Instructor, the successful candidate will be qualified to instruct and administer ORCKA Basic Canoeing Levels 1-2-3-4 courses, instruct at a Safe Canoeing Program, instruct at a Camp Canoeing Instructors Course, and instruct (assist) at a Basic Canoe Instructors course.
As a bonus, those who meet the standards will also earn the ORCKA Canadian Style Paddling Level 1 (A-Tandem) and (B-Solo) certifications. Evaluation of paddling skills will be ongoing throughout the 3 day course.
*Arrangement may be made for local Canoe Rental – Algonquin Outfitters – Swift canoes – Speak with Judy