Tuesday, February 11, 2014

Save the Date and Start Your Paddling Season Off Right With SKILS!!!

An invitation to any of you Western Canadian Paddlers who are interested in obtaining your Paddle Canada Level 2 Instructor Certification with our great friends at SKILS in Victoria, BC on beautiful Vancouver Island.
 
SKILS is running this course on April 4-6, 2014.  (Online classroom starts on March 4, 2014)

If you have not met or been on the water with SKILS instructors, JF Marleau (also a Nikki Rekman Sales Team Member and Kokatat Regional Team Paddler) and Michael Pardy, then you are in for a great time.

These guys will challenge you, inform you and most of all show you a FUN time!



Prerequisites:

  • Paddle Canada Level 3 Skills
  • Paddle Canada Sea Kayaking Level-1 Instructor certification.
  • Paddling experience in a wide variety of conditions and locations
  • Wilderness First Aid (16 hours minimum)
  • CPR
  • Previous experiential and outdoor teaching experience is a definite asset


Significant teaching experience in a wide variety of conditions and locations as a level-1 instructor. The prospective candidate must have taught a minimum of two (2) level-1 skills courses within the past two (2) years, being the lead instructor on at least one (1) of those courses.

Instructor: Michael Pardy



Instructor: JF Marleau

Green River, UT

Green River, UT
Photo: Shawna Franklin