Intermediate Sea Kayaking - 2 Day
  • Plas y Brenin
  • 2 Days
  • 5 People to 1 instructor

Intermediate Sea Kayaking - 2 Day

  • Paddle
  • Sea Kayaking
  • Intermediate
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Overview

You're already a sea kayaker and want to improve in the sport that you're passionate about. This two day course does exactly what it says on the tin! You'' cover the essential areas of sea kayaking, navigation, safety and rescue. You'll be in the classroom learning more about planning sea trips and also out on the water putting it all into practice along the stunning North Wales coastline. You'll spend the first morning in the classroom, looking carefully at how to plan sea trips including tidal and weather considerations before heading out onto the water to put it all into practice. Day two is all about staying safe on the water, dealing with incidents including towing, rescuing capsized paddlers and getting yourself back into your boat.

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Can I book privately?

Yes. If you would like to book a private course then give us a call to discuss your needs.

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The Objectives

You'll have moved your sea kayaking up a gear with improved skill, and more in depth knowledge of the planning and safety aspects of your sport.

Itinerary

* Please note: Itinerary is subject to weather and availability.

What to Expect


You'll spend the first morning in the classroom, looking carefully at how to plan sea trips including tidal and weather considerations before heading out onto the water to put it all into practice.

Day two is all about staying safe on the water, dealing with incidents including towing, rescuing capsized paddlers and getting yourself back into your boat.

Experience Required

You should already have competent sea kayaking skills.

Why Choose Plas y Brenin?

Our instructors are some of the UK’s most experienced. We train other instructors and help to write the national syllabuses for NGB qualifications in mountaineering, paddlesports, cycling and climbing. Our goal is to teach you skills to last a lifetime, and at Plas y Brenin you know you are getting training from the best.

If your course is based at Plas y Brenin, the residential price includes accommodation for the night before, and the duration of your time here. If you’re staying with us, we also provide delicious meals to keep you going as you learn, meaning you can concentrate on enjoying yourself. We may also be able to arrange a transfer from Llandudno Junction train station, subject to availability. We would need a minimum of one week’s notice prior to your course start date – please contact reception to learn more.

When it comes to equipment, at Plas y Brenin we have a wide range of top-quality kit for you to use, all included in your course fee. This means if you’re just starting out, there’s no need to rush out and buy a load of expensive gear, and if you’re already pretty well kitted-out, it’s a great chance to try something new.

We want to help you focus on achieving your goals, so comfortable accommodation (with WIFI included) and good food are part of the deal - you don't need to think about sorting this out for yourself. Support is on hand from our friendly, and exceptionally well qualified, staff to help develop your understanding and personal skills. They also help you to formulate an appropriate action plan for your further development. What's more, you'll have access to our extensive range of paddling equipment and clothing to use whilst honing your chosen skills. You just bring yourself, your 'can do' attitude, and determination to achieve excellence.

What do I need to bring?
Equipment List
How should I prepare?
Preparation guide
Course Schedule

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Length
2 Days
Start Date
25th January, 2020
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5
Cost
£256
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14th March, 2020
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4
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£256
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28th March, 2020
Spaces left
5
Cost
£256
Length
2 Days
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20th June, 2020
Spaces left
5
Cost
£256
Length
2 Days
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8th August, 2020
Spaces left
5
Cost
£256
Length
2 Days
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22nd August, 2020
Spaces left
5
Cost
£256
Length
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23rd January, 2021
Spaces left
5
Cost
£256
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13th March, 2021
Spaces left
5
Cost
£256
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