Bay of Fundy Sea Kayak Symposium

Bay of Fundy 52 Ye Old Argyle Rd, Glenwood, NS

John will be a guest coach at the Bay of Fundy Sea Kayak Symposium in Nova Scotia. Learn more at

CPR / AED/ First Aid Certification

NMC 1701 E. Front St., Traverse City, MI

This interactive class combines video with hands-on practical experience on the latest CPR skills, AED use, and basic first aid knowledge. ASHI Pediatric CPR, AED, and First Aid training program provides an ideal training solution for schools, child care providers, youth sports coaches, and others required to learn how to respond to medical emergencies involving adults, …


Paddling Safety Workshop – Sponsored by the US Coast Guard Auxiliary

Air Station Traverse City 175 Airport Access Dr., Traverse City

This comprehensive land-based program will prepare you with the fundamental knowledge to prepare for a safe trip on the water.  This program is being conducted as a service to the paddling community in cooperation with the US Coast Guard Auxiliary-Air Station Traverse City. Topics include: Conditions important to the Paddler: 4-W’s (Water, Wind, Waves and …


Wilderness First Aid Certification

NMC 1701 E. Front St., Traverse City, MI

This interactive class provide combines guided presentation with hands-on practical scenarios to give you the skills, knowledge, and abilities to best care for an ill or injured person until you can reach qualified care. Wilderness environments create special situations not usually encountered in an urban or suburban environment. With an ASHI Wilderness First Aid class, first aid …


Door County Sea Kayak Symposium

Rowley's Bay, WI Rowley's Bay, WI

Join me at Rutabaga's Door County Sea Kayak Symposium.  I'll be leading the Dark Sky Camping in Door County overnight the Wednesday-Thursday before the event.