Skill Up for Jan – March 09

Checkout Canoeing Victoria's courses and workshops in Januray / Feburary / March.  More information and booking – on-line (see links below), email John or phone 8846 4120.  (If emailing, add the name of the course in the subject line).

Booking and prepayment is essential for all courses.

Canoeing Victoria would like to thank Sport and Recreation Victoria, and Marine Safety Victoria for their continued support in enabling us to bring you professional development opportunities.  

In addition, we have calendared out the entire year with skill and instructor courses.  These include the Whitewater courses in July, River rescue courses etc.  For a full listing and prices, click on the links below.

Download Full 2009 Instructor training Diary
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Level 2 Sea Guide Training

3 day training course
Friday/Sat/Sun 21-23 January 2009.
Location TBA
All Equipment Provided.  Pre-requisite for Sea Guide Qualification.

$540 
Book on-line – Closing Date 15th January

Level 2 Sea Guide Assessment

2 day training Assessment
Sat / Sun Feb 21/22nd February.
Location TBA
All Equipment Provided. 

Pre-Requisite – Sea Guide Training (21-23 Jan)

$480
Book on-line - Closing Date 6th February.

Level 1 Flatwater Instructor Training

The instructional Awards have been devised to give an instructor at least the minimum level of competence to operate as an instructor in the outdoor recreation industry. This level of competence is Australian CanoeingÕs recommended standard, using Units of Competence from the Outdoor Recreation Training Package.  

Pre-requisites – Flatwater Skills Award or equivalent skill base.  Skills will not be taught during the training course.  It will be assumed that the skills and paddling experience have already been aquired.

Saturday/Sunday 14/15th Feb, 9.00am-5.00pm
Canoeing Victoria, Templestowe.
  AND

Sat/Sun 14/15th Feb 9.00am – 5.00pm
Bairnsdale, Victoria

$310 
Westerfolds : Book on-lineClosing Date 6 Feb 2009
Bairnsdale:  Book on-line – Closing Date 6 Feb 2009.

Next Course – March 28/29th Westerfolds Park.

Level 1 Flatwater Guide Assessment

1 day assessment (NO skill instruction or review provided)
Saturday – 14th March

Pre-Requisites
to complete the Level 1 Flatwater Guide a current Level 2 or senior first aid qualification is required, examination papers complete, application completed and a log book of exerience and paddles to be provided. 
 

$180 
(2 day option offered where the first day is a review/coaching day prior to assessement on following day – Cost $280)

Book on-line – Closing Date 6th March.

Next Assessment – 4/5th April – Bairnsdale or 18th/19th April Westerfolds Park.

 

 

Level 1 Flatwater Instructor Assessment

1 day assessment (NO skill instruction or review provided)
Sunday – 15th March

Pre-Requisites
to complete the Level 1 Flatwater Instructor qualification a current Level 2 or senior first aid qualification is required, examination papers complete, application completed and a log book of exerience and paddles to be provided.

$180 
(2 day option offered where the first day is a review/coaching day prior to assessement on following day – Cost $280)
Book on-line – Closing Date 6th March.

Next Assessment – 4/5th April – Bairnsdale or 18/19th April – Westerfolds

Whitewater Skills Course

2 day Skills Course
Sat / Sun Feb 21/22nd February.
Location:  Goulburn River (Blue Gums – Water dependant)
 

Pre-Requisite for Level 2 Whitewater instructor (Jul 18/19)

$340
Book on-line – Closing Date 6th February.

Flatwater Skills Course

2 day Skills Course
Sat / Sun March 14/15th.
Location:  Westerfolds Park, Templestowe
 

Pre-Requisite for Level 1 Flatwater instructor / Guide Qualification.

$190
Book on-line – Closing Date 27th February.