SKGABC Assistant Overnight Guide

Join us for this 9-day course designed for those interested in learning the skills necessary to become a sea kayak guide for day trips and overnight expeditions.

This course is designed for motivated individuals seeking to become certified Assistant Overnight Guides with the Sea Kayak Guides Alliance of BC (SKGABC) and recreational paddlers seeking to improve their intermediate paddling skills.

The 9-day Assistant Overnight Guide course is accredited by the Sea Kayak Guides Alliance of BC (SKGABC) and includes the Assistant Overnight Guide exam.  Successful candidates will be awarded Assistant Overnight Guide certification and Paddle Canada Level 2 Skills.

Skill Level

Prerequisites

  • Previous paddling and camping experience. To become a participant, you already need to be able to take care of yourself while camping and traveling in the wilderness.
  • Mandatory COVID vaccination
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ISKGA Training Modules Included

  • Coastal Guide Leadership
  • Coastal Planning & Navigation
  • Expedition Skills
  • Expedition Skills & Sustainability
  • Sea Kayaking Fundamentals Level Two

Upcoming Courses

Date: TBA, 2022
Haida Gwaii, BC
$2000 CDN 

Course Notes:

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Date: April 20-28, 2022
Ucluelet and Clayoquot Sound
$1400 CDN for bookings before March 20, 2022. $1500 CDN for bookings after March 20, 2022 

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Date: Aprl 30-May 8, 2022
Ucluelet and Clayoquot Sound
$1400 CDN for bookings before March 20, 2022. $1500 CDN for bookings after March 20, 2022 

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Date: May 14-22, 2022
Ucluelet and Clayoquot Sound
$1400 CDN for bookings before March 20, 2022. $1500 CDN for bookings after March 20, 2022 

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Date: July 2-10, 2022
Ucluelet and Clayoquot Sound
$1400 CDN for bookings before March 20, 2022. $1500 CDN for bookings after March 20, 2022 

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Date: September 17-25, 2022
Ucluelet and Clayoquot Sound
$1400 CDN for bookings before March 20, 2022. $1500 CDN for bookings after March 20, 2022 

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Booking and Payment Notes

If you would prefer to pay a deposit in order to secure your spot, a deposit of $600 is required in order to register. The balance of your payment is due at least 30 days before the start of the program. Payment can be made by Interac E-Transfer, cheque, money order, or cash. You can also pay the full amount with a credit card using the online registration system on our website.