Sea Kayak Course for beginners

This introduction to sea kayaking course is approx 3 hours and gives you the basics of the sport of sea kayaking. 

This course is set up for first time paddlers and those who have never had any formal instruction. The aim of this class is to give you a good foundation in the knowledge and skills essential for safe and enjoyable paddling. Single kayak, paddle, PFD, spray deck, pump, spray jacket and thermals. You can bring your own sea kayak for a reduced rate.

During the lesson you will learn about: kayak equipment, kayak design and what to wear, maneuvering your kayak (forward, reverse, side ways, turning and steering) support strokes, "wet-exits" and recovery from a capsize.

The aim of this course is to give you a good foundation in the knowledge and skills essential for safe and enjoyable paddling.

Price: $155 per person (minimum numbers required)

Courses are run on demand and location is picked according to weather and tidal conditions.