TRAININGS & CLASSES
Further your knowledge and skill of paddling in our dynamic trainings for all levels of experience.
Our classes are taught by highly experienced, ACA certified instructors.
Seven Rivers Paddling provides the paddle equipment necessary for your training,
but you are of course welcome to bring your own.
FUNDAMENTALS OF KAYAKING
ADVANCED COASTAL PADDLING
INTRODUCTION TO SUP
ESSENTIALS OF SUP
This intermediate, four hour course is intended to develop and refine the skills needed to paddle effectively in conditions where wind, waves and current are present. This course is also designed to increase knowledge of SUP equipment.
Equivalent to ACA Level 2
This four hour introductory course is designed for paddlers seeking beginner level instruction. In this course we will be emphasizing safety, enjoyment and basic skill acquisition.
Equivalent to ACA Level 1
This course is for those seeking a higher level of open ocean paddle instruction. Focusing on knee and hip movement in combination with proper paddle techniques to keep you upright and confident while paddling coastal waters. We will also practice deep water rescues and learn about tides, wind, water movement, and how to use the currents to your advantage.
Equivalent to ACA level 3
For beginner to intermediate paddlers. This course focuses on key techniques and maneuvers that will solidify your fundamental paddle strokes and also learn new ones. Edging techniques as well as self and assisted rescues skills will be learned, giving you the confidence to take your paddling to the next level.
Equivalent to ACA level 2