The mandate of the Canoe Program Development Committee is to help foster the pursuit of safe recreational paddling in Canada through the development and maintenance of a program of skill, instructor and instructor training and certification that is seen as necessary, effective and fair.
|Priscilla Haskin||Acting Chairperson||AB|
|Andrew Westwood||member-moving water||ON|
|Brian Johnston||member-moving water||MB|
|Brett Pawlyk||member-moving water||AB|
|Darren Keith||member-moving water||QC|
|Charles Burchill||Lead Member-Style||MB|
|Kevin Silliker||Lead Member-Poling||NB|
|David Wooldridge||Lead Member-Big Canoe||BC|
|Richard Alexander||Lead Member-Coastal||NFLD|
Paul Mason Moving Water ON
Carole Westwood Moving Water ON
Alan Thomson Coastal/Big Canoe BC
A note about advisors
Advisors are individuals that run PC Programs and offer extensive feedback, suggestions, etc. to the Canoe Program Development Committee. Special thanks to the individuals above that have offered feedback on the canoeing programs over the past year.
Interested in serving on the Canoe PC?
We are currently seeking members to join us representing Lake Canoeing. View the complete Terms of Reference for the Canoe Program Committee. Canoe PC members should be individuals that are current and active having run Paddle Canada programs and hold at least two Instructor Trainer status in different canoe disciplines.
How to apply
The committee is now accepting applications to join. Please fill out this form to apply
For more information on any projects or initiatives of this committee, please contact the Committee Chairperson.