Looking for professional paddlesports instruction? Our 2,700+ Instructor Members offer training and certification programs across Canada.
Paddling Schools and individual instructors are responsible to post their courses on this website. The national head office does not plan or schedule these courses.
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Please note that courses will start to appear throughout the Spring as instructors and paddling schools start creating their yearly program offering schedules. Most courses start to appear in May/June on this page.
How Do I Register?
If you are registering for a paddling or camping skills development course, simply contact the paddling school or individual instructor and register directly with them.
If you are registering for an instructor course:
- Contact the paddling school or individual instructor and register directly with them first.
- Once the instructor trainer has registered you on the course with Paddle Canada, you will get an email inviting you to update your profile, and to continue the registration process.
If you are registering for an Instructor Professional Development Clinic, simply contact the paddling school or individual instructor and register directly with them. Please make sure your annual Instructor membership is activated on your account before you attend the clinic.
Instructor Certification Maintenance Clinics
Searching for your local certification maintenance clinic is easy. Just use one of the search buttons above and select “Certification Maintenance from the course type dropdown.
Clinics will start to appear on the lists below starting in the Spring.
Can’t find a clinic in your region? Search our paddling school directory and contact them directly.