Are you an out-door education specialist or an outdoor education student?
Are you a youth group leader and want to challenge your young people?
Do you work with vulnerable young people and want to introduce them to the natural environment?
Do you want to be able to lead a group of novices on an expedition?
Flatwater Instructor is the step you need to take to open up opportunities for yourself and the people you work with.
Holders of the Flatwater Instructor Award have been assessed and are qualified to instruct, facilitate skills transfer to participants so that they may act independently or with minimal supervision in controlled conditions on protected inland waterways in moderate conditions
The next Flatwater Instructors Induction Course will be held with the Flatwater Skills & Flatwater Lifeguard Courses (see below for link to dates)
Please note: Trainee Instructors attending both courses (Flatwater Skills and Flatwater Lifeguard) to gain Flatwater Instructors will be given a discount over the cost of the 2 courses of approx 15% making the total cost of the two courses = $460.00
Go to dates for Flatwater Skills Course CLICK HERE
Enrollment form for the Flatwater Skills course CLICK HERE
Dates for Flatwater Lifeguard CLICK HERE
Enrollment form for Flatwater Lifeguard CLICK HERE
Assessment record for the Flatwater Instructor Award CLICK HERE
Assessment summary for Flatwater Instructor CLICK HERE
Log Book for Flatwater Instructor CLICK HERE
Australian Canoeing Fees (Lifeguard, Guide & Instructor) CLICK HERE - this form should accompany your completed documentation for your AC award
Further information is available on this website or by contacting Canoe SA during office hours on 08 8240 3294
Please note: A candidate is not registered as a Flatwater Instructor until all components of the registration process are completed and the appropriate fee for registration is paid. Attendance and participation in a course is not a guarantee to successful assessment.
Please forward copies of completed award documentation to Canoe SA (PO Box 281, PORT ADELAIDE, SA. 5015) so a record is kept in SA. Do not forward original documents, copies only.
Please direct any questions to Canoe SA on 08 8240 3294