A weekend safety course that has a strong focus on ocean paddling. An excellent introduction to sea kayaking and our most popular course! Includes a stroke development clinic, a day trip on the ocean, lectures on kayak safety, weather interpretation, kayak design, equipment and navigation.

  
Tuition: $299 + $50 if kayak rental required
Location: St. John's
Prerequisites: None
Includes: Course e-manual, Paddle Canada certification and group equipment.
Course Dates:

2021 East Coast Dates:

May 21 (evening) 22 & 23 in St. John's

June 4 (evening) 5 & 6 in St. John's

June 18 (evening) 19 & 20 in St. John's

July 16 (evening) 17 & 18 in St. John's

August 13 (evening) 14 & 15 in St. John's

West Coast Dates:

TBD

pdfOutline Level 1

Level-1 Playground

Richard Alexander and students.

We're always eager to hear from people who are interested in our courses, or from alumni who've taken our courses and just want to let us know how they're paddling pursuits are going.

Address

The Newfoundland Kayak Company
47 Parkhill Street
St. John's, NL A1E 6B2

Email

[email protected]

Phone

(709) 726-0516

I was nervous of what would be expected of me. Those fears were quickly put to rest. The course format advocates skills advancement in a fun and enthusiastic way.

A sea kayak

 

Leslie Wells, St. John's, NL