Camp Canoeing Instructor to Basic Instructor Upgrade Course

Candidates who already hold their Camp Canoeing Instructor certification (CCI) may, at the discretion of the Course Director, take a modified Basic Canoeing Instructor program. This slightly shorter course will omit components that are common to both the Camp Canoeing and Basic Canoeing Instructor levels. ORCKA Basic Canoe Instructors can teach ORCKA Basic Levels 1,2,3 and 4 (solo). This course emphasizes solo canoeing.


1. At least 16 years of age.

2. Current ORCKA member (membership included with the ORCKA BCI participant fee)

3. ORCKA Camp Canoeing Instructor

4. It is strongly recommended that all Basic Canoeing Instructor’s have, in addition to their canoeing qualifications, some qualification in Swimming, First Aid and CPR.


June 3&4, 2017

Course runs from 8:30 am to 8:00 pm on Saturday and 8:30 am to 5:00 pm Sunday. Be prepared for a long day. Theory session after dinner on Saturday. In addition there is some eLearning pre-course work.

Cost: $350


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ORCKA Camp Canoeing Instructor to Basic Instructor Upgrade

Physical Difficulty:

Long days sitting and kneeling in the canoe. Participant must be comfortable in water with lifejacket.

What's Included:

Canoe, paddle, lifejacket, safety equipment and instruction

What's not Included:

Transportation, food (unless specified), parking fees, camp fees or accommodation (unless specified)

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