Kayak Instruction - Introduction to Sea Kayaking

Kayak Instruction - Introduction to Sea Kayaking
From AUD $80.00
  • Duration: 3 Hours (approx.)
  • Location: Hobart, TAS
  • Product code: IISK

This is a 3.5-hour session introducing you to the basic techniques and safety aspects of sea kayaking. If you are looking for a good foundation in the skills essential for safe and enjoyable kayaking, this is the course for you. 

Note: It is a prerequisite of this course to have completed a Rescue Pool Session.

Topics covered include:   

  • Correct posture, balance and kayak adjustment  
  • Essential safety equipment   
  • Launching and landing your sea kayak
  • Efficient forward paddling
  • Manoeuvring strokes (reverse paddling, turning, supporting)
  • Identifying and avoiding hazardous situations
Location: Sandy Bay
Time: 9.30 am to 1 pm
Cost: $95 pp or $80 pp with your own sea kayak

2018/19 Dates

27 October
17 November
15 December
19 January
16 March