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Leadership and Guide Training – Pinniped Kayak
May 24 @ 8:30 am - May 27 @ 4:00 pm$520
ACA L2 Trip Leader – Stonington
Join us for this 4-day Leadership and Guide Training course for paddlers who wish to gain the skills required to safely lead others on the water. Whether you plan to work as a Registered Maine Sea Kayak Guide, or simply wish to gain a more comprehensive skill set for paddling with friends and family this summer, our course will cover all aspects of competent leadership so you can stay safe on the water. Time is split between classroom learning and on-water exercises, covering navigation, trip planning, group management, incident avoidance, boat handling, towing, rescues, hypothermia, LNT camping, meal planning, and an introduction to local flora and fauna.
Course Dates: May 24-27; 8:30am-4pm each day, with an overnight island camping trip during the last two days.