Paddlesports Safety Facilitator Kayaking Module - ACA

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05.15.24 – 05.15.24

Paddlesports Safety Facilitator Kayaking Module

Columbia, TN, USA

The Paddlesport Safety Facilitator (PSF) teaches basic safety and paddling knowledge, as well as simple rescue skills for a kayak. This class is intended for participants who have completed a Level 2 class or have strong paddling skills already. In order to receive official credentialing documentation of this certification, you must be an ACA member. The Paddlesports Safety Facilitator course also requires the completion of a written exam.

Location: Higher Pursuits, 3114 Cheeks Bend Rd, Columbia, TN

Length of Class: 7 to 8 hours (Weekday classes are 9 am to 3 pm, weekend classes are 8 am to 2 pm)

Cost of Class: $75 per person. Class registration includes use of kayak for the class, classroom instruction and on water instruction.  Lunch is not provided.

Minimum Class size: four participants

Minimum Age Requirement: 18 years old and up, if you are under 18, call us to discuss your potential participation

What to Bring: Bring lunch, snacks, water, and any other hydrating beverages you would like.  Wear shoes or sandals that will stay on your feet and can get wet. Plan clothing for the weather of the day (rainy, colder, sunny, hot). A change of clothing for the end of the day is nice but not required.

What to Expect: All classes include use of a kayak.  Classes begin with a land-based session to discuss key topics. The class will then move to the on-water session where the group will work on the paddling and other on-water skills.

Weather and water conditions: All Classes are dependent on the weather, if we are not going to be able to conduct your class due to high water conditions or adverse weather conditions we will text or call before the class.

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Contact Information Higher Pursuits