SeaOPS 3 Star Kayaking Course

Aim: TO BE ABLE TO LEAD A KAYAKING EXPEDITION AS EXPEDITION LEAD

 

Environment: Sea

 

Pre-requisite: SeaOPS 2 star kayaking

 

Course Duration:

– 18 hours, 4 days (6 hours per day) + 2D1N Expedition ( Assessment )
Type of Craft: Single Deck Fibreglass Sea Kayaks + spray skirt

 

Syllabus:

  • Recap on 2-star skills
  • Basic sailing on a kayak
  • Advanced rescue ( Eskimo bow rescue / Eskimo self-rescue )
  • RAMS
  • Expedition prep and planning
  • Navigation on water
  • Towing (contact / short / long )
  • Command & Control
  • Assessment