Style Canoeing – Instructor Training and Equivalency Transfer

Notice to Paddle Canada Advanced Lake Solo Instructors and/or any other organizational member Lake Instructors (advanced) looking to transfer or have an interest in the new Paddle Canada Style paddling program:  The Canoe PDC will be offering an opportunity to transfer certifications to this new Style discipline this fall and next season 2012.

Existing and current Advanced Lake Solo Instructors may request to be transferred into the new Style program at the Intro level without attending any event.  Any other level transfers must assessed by
a Style Instructor Trainer (intermediate/advanced) in person or by submitting a video for evaluation to the Canoe PDC. Further details on transfer requirements are available upon request.

This fall we will be having the first transfer opportunity in the Ottawa area (Sept 23 – 25, 2011). Cost for this course will be $150/person.  Style Instructor Trainers will be Charles Burchill and Becky Mason.  For more information please contact Priscilla Haskin, Chair of Canoe Program Development Committee

We expect to have opportunities for transfer next year at the 2012 Atlantic Symposium as well as out west.  For more information on possible sites for 2012 transfers please connect Priscilla.