Workplace Kayak training
Workplace kayak training course.
a one-day Kayak training that has been designed for workplaces that have people working in or using kayaks to perform tasks at work. This course suits workplaces that use canoes, sit-on-top kayaks or classic sit-in style Kayaks. The focus of this course is gaining confidence, safe working limits of a kayak in the workplace, paddle strokes, as well as self and assisted rescues.
WHERE DO YOU RUN THIS COURSE?
We deliver this course on the Waimakariri River just north of Christchurch, 15 minutes from the airport and 20 minutes from the city centre.
Our instructors can travel all over NZ to deliver water safety programs for clubs and organizations. If you’re interested in getting a course delivered outside of the Christchurch area, give our team a call or email today.
WHEN IS THE NEXT WORKPLACE KAYAK TRAINING COURSE?
Our water safety training courses run on request, and we recommend running your course in the warmer summer months between October and March. We can run water safety courses any time of year; however, we find participants get more out of the course in summer.
To book your course get in touch with one of our friendly team today.
PRICE: $199.00 PER PERSON
TRAVEL AND GST NOT INCLUDED
Note: is is possible to have your team complete two workplace trainings on the same day e.g Kayak training & Wader/raver crossing, for $299pp
THIS KAYAK TRAINING INCLUDES.
- Fodarws paddle
- back paddle
- Sweep stroke
- Turning (with or with our rudders)
Rescues (getting yourself back into your boat)
- Team rescue
- Throwing a bag
- Catching a bag
- Re-packing a throw bag
CUSTOM SAFETY TRAINING COURSES
We often customize courses like this one to suit the needs of different organizations. Some of our clients with customized courses include the Department of Conservation, the National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research and the Northland Regional Council. We can even combine this course with our river crossing course or flatwater kayaking course. If you would like to talk with someone about customizing a course, drop us an email or give us a call to discuss your options.
SEE WHAT OUR CLIENTS HAVE TO SAY
“Fantastic course content, a very enjoyable day” -DOC christchurch
“Awesome course team, thanks for poutting this togeather for us, a really good day out” – Northland Regnial councial
” Exellent practial demos, good background, exellent safety conversations. The instructor adapted to weather conditions on the day and other hazards (cold wx and boats)” – NIWA, Christchurch office