Canoe Education

The course will be conducted by Australian Canoeing qualified Sea Kayak Instructors & Assessors.

The aims of the course are to:

  • provide training for trainee instructors and guides

  • provide an opportunity for personal skill development for current sea kayak instructors and paddlers

  • provide the option for assessment for anyone with appropriate skills and experience who meet the criteria, wishing to gain their Australian Canoeing Enclosed Sea Guide or Enclosed Sea Instructor accredited awards. Other Awards are available depending on participants previous experience and skills. See attached documentation for lists of awards and requirements.

Link from the Australian Canoeing Website to all the Sea Awards and pre-requisites can be found here:

Participants must have all of their own equipment and prior sea kayak paddling experience.

[The pre-requisite for this course is the AC Sea Kayak Skills Award or an equivalent level of experience.]

Interested see below for details of our next course.

Sea Kayak Expedition Course – delivered by TAFE Tasmania

This 6 day course is being delivered by TAFE Tasmania. Dates: Monday 6th to Saturday 11th November. Location:  TBA Costs:  Full fee: $350   Conc: $162 For further information contact Nate Welch email:  

Sea Kayak Guide/Instructor Course March 18-19, 2017

Registrations Closed Sea Kayak Guide Course March 18-19, 2017 Canoe Tasmania will conduct a Sea Kayak Skills & Guiding Course based around the South Arm Peninsular on March 18-19 (exact locations to be chosen closer to time based on weather forecasts and suitable sea conditions). Participants will be advised just prior to the course. The […]