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Kayaking Courses
 

Introduction to Generic Level 1 Kayak Skills

This is a 1-day Introductory Course to Kayak Skills on the Dromore River ideal for learning the fundamentals of Kayaking.
These courses operate under the guidance of qualified Irish Canoe Union Instructors. Assessment for the ICU Level 1 Kayak Skills Award is included at the end of this course. This course runs from 10am-4pm.
Rates vary according to booking and numbers. We can provide training for clubs & small groups. Please call Philomena on 049 5552988.
All specialist equipment will be provided including Buoyancy Aid, Helmet, Wetsuit, Paddles, Boats and expert instruction.
For full information on Canoe sport in Ireland and a breakdown of the awards scheme go to http://canoe.ie/generic-skills-awards/
 

Level 2 Kayak Skills

Level 2 Kayak Skills is a two-day course. Over the two days you will learn all level 2 skills, strokes and rescues you need to paddle safely and competently on Grade 1 water, as part of a group.
Upon completing the course you will have achieved Irish Canoe Union Level 2 Kayak Skills Award.
Rates vary according to booking and numbers. We can provide training for clubs & small groups. Please call Philomena on 049 5552988. All specialist equipment will be provided including Buoyancy Aid, Helmet, Wetsuit, Paddles, Boats and expert instruction.
For full information on Canoe sport in Ireland and a breakdown of the awards scheme go to http://canoe.ie/generic-skills-awards/

Level 3 River Kayak Skills

Previous experience to Level 2 Kayak skills standard is required. This course introduces paddlers to moving water skills and consists of two days training followed by a 1 day assessment. This course is certified by Canoeing Ireland
Rates vary according to booking and numbers. We can provide training for clubs & small groups. Please call Philomena on 049 5552988.
For full information on Canoe sport in Ireland and a breakdown of the awards scheme go to http://canoe.ie/river-kayak-skills-award/

River Safety and Resue 1 (RSR 1)

The RSR 1 is a day course designed for people who wish to undertake relevant training in Safety and Rescue Techniques appropriate for Grade I water. The RSR 1 aims to develop a culture of safety, awareness and proactive accident prevention in canoe sports in Ireland.
Rates vary according to booking and numbers. We can provide training for clubs & small groups. Please call Philomena on 049 5552988.
For full information on Canoe sport in Ireland and a breakdown of the awards scheme go to http://canoe.ie/river-safety-and-rescue-training/


Level 1 Kayak Instructor Qualification

Tanagh OETC can also organise Level 1 kayak instructor courses. This course qualifies you to lead and teach groups of kayakers on flat water within close proximity of their launch point. Level 1 kayak instructor can assess for the Level 1 skills award. This course is certified by Canoeing Ireland.
Rates vary according to booking and numbers. We can provide training for clubs & small groups. Please call Philomena on 049 5552988.
For full information on Canoe sport in Ireland and a breakdown of the awards scheme go to
http://canoe.ie/kayak-instructor-qualifications/
 

Contact Philomena for more information on 049-5552988