ACA L2 Essentials of Kayak Touring

The Essentials of Kayak Touring (Level 2) skills course is a full-day program that will provide you with the skills, knowledge, and abilities to be safe and confident on coastal waters.

A boat with sealed bow and stern bulkheads is required for this class. A spray skirt is highly recommended but not required to participate.

Topics covered include:

  • Controlled capsize and wet exit with a spray skirt
  • Develop strokes to maneuver your boat forward, backward, stopping, turning, and sideways
  • Using edging to improve maneuverability
  • Use of low brace for support and to avoid capsize
  • Introduction of low brace turns and draw strokes
  • Solo and assisted rescue techniques
  • Safety procedures, preparedness, and equipment

Cost: $79 per participant

Time: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Date: No remaining dates for 2019, contact John for custom program availability