Sea Kayaking Cornwall Courses in Relation to British Canoeing Awards

Sea Kayaking Cornwall Course Details Comparative to BC Course Rolling Environment (Ideal conditions)
Introduction No previous experience required Paddle Start/ Discover/ Explore No Flat or protected water
Intro – mediate Some basic paddle experience/skills required Paddle Explore No Calm waters, light wind, small chop/surf
Intermediate Developing your skills in conditions Sea Kayak award No/Yes - Want to learn if no? Force 3, tidal stream 1knt, surf up to 1m
Advanced 1 Leadership in intermediate conditions. Skills in advanced conditions Coastal Sea Kayak Award Yes in calm waters Force 4, tidal stream 2+knts, surf up to 1.5m, coastal conditions
Advanced 2 Skills and leadership in advanced conditions Advanced Sea Kayak Award Yes in intermediate conditions Force 4 and above, tidal stream 3knts, surf 1.5+m, coastal and open water environment
SKC Course No. of Days Paddle Start Paddle Discover Paddle Explore Sea Kayak Award Coastal Sea kayak Award Advanced Sea kayak Award
Introduction 1 * *
Introduction 2 * *
Introduction 5 *
Intro-mediate 2 *
Intro-mediate 5 *
Intermediate 2 *
Intermediate 5 *
Advanced 1 2 *
Advanced 1 5 *
Advanced 2 2 *
Advanced 2 5 *

Sea Kayaking Cornwall Courses in Relation to British Canoeing Paddle Awards and Personal Awards

The following link will help you work out your path along the British canoeing sea kayaking award system, should you wish to achieve certification.

PLEASE INFORM US PRIOR TO ARRIVING ON YOUR SEA KAYAKING CORNWALL COURSE, IF YOU INTEND GAINING CERTIFICATION AND WE WILL HELP AND ADVICE THE BEST PATH AVAILABLE TO YOU.

British Canoeing "My Pathway"

British Canoeing Awards PDFs

Paddle Explore

Sea Kayak Award

Coastal Sea Kayak Award

Advanced Sea Kayak Award

Contact Us

Please give us a call if you have any queries or wish to discuss any of our courses or expeditions:

0044 (0)1326 250889 (office)
0044 (0) 7555 763695 (Shaun Rodgers)
0044 (0) 7901 511099 (Geoff Cater)

Sea Kayaking Cornwall, Tregedna Farm, Maenporth, TR11 5HL