SeaOPS 1 Star Kayaking Course

Aim: To introduce sea kayaking to beginners

 

Environment: Sea

 

Course Duration: 12 hours, 2 days (6 hours per day)

 

Type of Craft: Single Deck Plastic Sea Kayaks

 

Syllabus:
·       Introduction to equipment
·       Introduction to Weather & Environmental Hazards
·       Lifting & Carrying of Single Kayaks
·       Emptying of Water on Land
·       Rafted “TX” Rescue to empty water in the sea
·       Capsize Drill
·       Embark & Disembark
·       Forward & Reverse Paddling
·       Forward & Reverse Sweep Strokes
·       Moving Sideway: “J” Draw
·       Moving Sideway: “Classic” Draw (Introductory)
·       Stern Rudder
·       Low Support Recovery (Introductory)
·       Expedition of at least 3km

SeaOPS 1 Star Kayaking Course