Whitewater Kayak Instructor / Leader certification is recognized by the Coaching Association of Canada (NCCP certification) and follows the Long Term Paddler Development model. Paddle Canada has partnered with CanoeKayak Canada but continues to have it's own skill level certification (attainable as weekend course).
Prerequisites: Current Provinicial Association member and $120 CKC certification fee (valid for 3 years with CKC and 1 year with PC). Six levels of certification are attainable:
|Pool Instructor - 1-Day Course|
|Lakewater Instructor - 2-Day Course|
|River Kayak Trip Leader 2 - 2-Day Course|
|River Kayak Instructor 2 - 2-Day Course|
|Whitewater Trip Leader 3 - 1-Day Course|
|Whitewater Instructor 3 - 1-Day Course|
For listings of NCCP courses offered in your region, please visit the CKC Whitewater Kayak webpage and find a course provider close to you.
For more instructor training options in Ontario please visit MKC Certifcation
L3I3 Recert (for existing instructors):
|Dates:||May 11 & 13th||Course Cost:||$ 100|