This is a 2-plex Instructor Certification Workshop (ICW) Canoe and Kayak Level 1 Instructor Certification. (An ICW consists of an IDW – Instructor Development Workshop and an ICE – Instructor Certification Exam – total of 22 to 24 hours). This is a three craft certification – tandem canoe, solo canoe, and kayak.
A participant may earn certification in one, two or all three craft, but must be present for all three days. Certification is not guaranteed through attendance only; the certification exam must be passed by a demonstration of both knowledge and skills. The exam consists of a written portion and a skills demonstration portion.
June 29 & 30 meet at shelter 4b in area 4 of Beaver Island. July 1 (exam) meet at the south end of Marina North shelter.
$275 per participant (includes all sessions, ACA fees, and required materials/books).
Riverkeeper will provide all canoes, kayaks, and life vests. Please wear appropriate clothing in preparation for rain, wind, and being in water. Please bring a lunch and water/drink, and provide your own transportation to Beaver Island. Space is limited.