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subject ACA Level1/2 Intro./Essentials of River Kayaking ICW
author Todd A Johnstone-Wright
posted Monday Apr 23rd 2018, 11:38 AM

American Canoe Association Level 1/2 Introduction to Kayaking/Essentials of River Kayaking Instructor Certification Workshop 

This is a combined training and assessment which focuses on preparing aspirant instructors to plan and deliver, beginner and novice sessions in river kayaking venues. The course focuses on session planning, managing sessions, decision making, preparing for instruction, teaching/instructing processes, learning through gaming, personal skills development, rescue, and risk mitigation. Throughout the course students will prepare and deliver specific sessions up to 20 minutes in length, and leave with the resources to plan and delver 3-5 hours of scaffolded sessions.
To become certified as an ACA instructor you possess current First Aid and CPR as per ACA Policy.
If you have any questions please contact

Delivery Staff:
Todd A Johnstone-Wright 
Director of Adventure Sport, Saint Michael's College 
British Canoeing Level 4 Performance Paddlesport Coach
British Canoe Union Level 5 Coach Sea 
American Canoe Association Level 5: Advanced Open Water Instructor Trainer Educator 
American Canoe Association Level 4: Whitewater Instructor Trainer 
British Canoeing Leadership/Safety Award Provider
British Canoeing Coach Tutor/Assessor
Wilderness EMT/SOLO Wilderness Medical Educator 

Course Fee:
$300.00 The course fee includes equipment.

$225.00 For VPC Members

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