Camp Kayak Instructor
As a staff member at summer camp that is both an OCA and ORCKA member a Camp Kayak Instructor may offer Flatwater Kayaking Level A instuction and certification.
The Camp Kayak Instructor course requires at least two days of instruction.
You need to be 16 years old and have a position for the up coming season at a youth camp that is a member of the Ontario Camp Association. The course fee includes the ORCKA manual and two years of ORCKA membership at the instructor level.
Although it is beneficial to have some kayaking experience before taking this course it is not strictly necessary. Experience at a youth camp as an employee or camper is also beneficial.
During this course you will learn:
the entire Flatwater Kayaking program (Levels A & B)
teaching and evaluation