Kayaking 1 Star Course for Children

Accredited by Singapore Canoe Federation

  • Started Nov 2
  • 95 Singapore dollars
  • BBGB Campsite

Service Description

The 1 Star Award is an introduction to paddling a kayak. Learners are presented with basic information, such as how to paddle safely, and understanding potential hazards encountered in our local environment. A basic level of paddle skill sets is presented and practiced, allowing learners to safely and comfortably manoeuvre on still water. Objectives: To allow entry level paddlers to experience a short program with emphasis on safety, skill acquisition and enjoyment through fun activities and games. Course Prerequisites: ● Minimum age of 7 years and above. ● Basic water confidence Course Duration: Minimum 8 hours or more at coach’s discretion Pre Activity Knowledge: Learners will be shared with the following information: · Basic equipment, including features of a kayak and a paddle · Basic safety issues including elements of a float plan (Who, What, When, Where, filing practices) Skills learned: Learners will learn the following skills through the fun activities and games designed by the coaches. · Lifting and carrying · Launching and coming ashore · Embarking and disembarking · Manoeuvrers, such as: Forward & Reverse paddle Stopping Sweep strokes Side movement · Capsize with retention of kayak and paddle and swim ashore · Emptying of water · Rafted TX Rescue *programme will be discussed in detail to produce the time matrix, matched with the time line available and tailored to the objectives of the camp. tailored to the objectives of the programme.

Upcoming Sessions

Cancellation Policy

In the event of any cancellations or reschedule, a notice in writing is required to be submitted to School of Outdoor Learning Pte Ltd. When a notice of cancellation or reschedule is received, the following cancellation or reschedule fee is applicable: Cancellation Fee 1) Up to 31 days prior to Event - 10 % of total cost 2) Between 30 to 15 days prior to Event - 30 % of total cost 3) Between 14 to 08 days prior to Event - 40 % of total cost 4) Between 07 to 04 days prior to Event - 50 % of total cost 5) Less than 04 days prior to Event or “no show” - 100% of total cost

Contact Details

  • 1200 Sembawang Rd, Singapore 758526, Singapore