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2020 courses & clinics:
Courses are Recreational Canoeing Association of British Columbia certified by
  Master Instructor Carey Robson.

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Vancouver Area - Private Clinics - Weekday availability 
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  Note: You may deduct 10% in fees for all courses and clinics paid in full 30 days in advance.
2020 Vancouver Area - Private Clinics - Email 4 Info

April  4
River Rescue Clinic

Sat. April 4; (9:30 AM - 3:30 PM), Deer Lake & Theory
Sunday April 5; (9:30 AM - 3:30 PM), TBA river

$150
Taught by Master Instructor Carey Robson (604-437-1140)

Email for info or to register. 

April  9

Burnaby

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Lakewater Instructor (Includes Lakewater Paddler levels 1 - 4) See course content here.

Prerequisites: Participants should have taken a basic paddling canoe course and be able to competently solo paddle around a small lake doing the J-stroke. Current year membership in RCABC , ($65). Provide your own canoe. (Enquire to rent a canoe).

Dates:
Thursday April 9; (7:30 - 9:30 PM),
Friday April 10, (Good Friday); (9:00 AM - 4:30 PM),
Saturday,  April 11; (9:00 AM - 4:30 PM),
Sunday, April 12; (9:00 AM - 4:00),
Monday, April 13; (9:00 AM - 4:00),

Friday, April 17; 7:30 - 9:30 PM &
Sunday, April 19, (9:00 AM - 4:00).

$ 450  
Class size:  min/max, 6/9
Taught by Master Instructor Carey Robson (604-437-1140)

April 18

Burnaby

Lakewater Instructor Recertification

9:00 AM - noon
Deer Lake, Burnaby
70  Email for info or to register.   
*note your membership in RCABC must be current, (2020).
 April 22 Beaver Canoe Club Lakewater Level 1 starts.
May 6  Beaver Canoe Club Trip Leader's Clinic
May 23

Burnaby

Tandem Lakewater Paddling Technique Clinic
(You do not need a partner to register)

9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Deer Lake, Burnaby
$ 100 (+20 if you do not have a canoe)

Email for info or to register.   

Class size:  min/max, 5/9
Taught by Master Instructor Carey Robson (604-437-1140)

May 27

Beaver Canoe Club Introduction to Moving Water starts.

 June 6

Burnaby

Solo Lakewater Paddling Technique Clinic

9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Deer Lake, Burnaby
$
125 

Class size:  min/max, 4/9
Taught by Master Instructor Carey Robson (604-437-1140)

June 27 & 28

Princeton & Merritt

Moving Water Instructor Recertification

Prerequisites: Participants must be a current certified RCABC Moving Water Instructors.

Pre-course assignments.

2 or 3 days, Princeton/Merritt area
$ 250 (+ camping fees)
Contact Carey Robson (604-437-1140)
Class size:  min/max, 2/3

June 27-July 2 

Princeton & Merritt

Moving Water Instructors' Course 

Prerequisites: Participants must be a current certified RCABC Lakewater 2 Instructor and have competent moving water skills. Inclusion by prior application only.

Pre-course study and assignments.

5 days, Princeton/Merritt area
$ 800 (+ camping fees)
Contact Carey Robson (604-437-1140)
Class size:  min/max, 2/4


August 

Burnaby & Chilliwack

Solo Moving Water See course content here.

Wednesday  August 12, 7:30 - 9:30 PM. Burnaby
Saturday
August 15 & Sunday August 16; 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM;

Prerequisite -- advanced solo lakewater paddler skills
$ 240;  (+ $25 camping fees)
Contact Carey Robson (604-437-1140) for more info.
Class size:  min/max, 3/5


August

Burnaby & Chilliwack

Tandem Moving Water (you don't need a partner)
See course content here.

Wednesday August 19, 7:30 - 9:30 PM; Burnaby
Saturday & Sunday August 12 & 23; 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM

This is a campout with a Saturday Evening theory session.

Prerequisite -- advanced tandem lakewater paddler skills
$ 220, (add $75 if you require a canoe)
(+ $25 camping fees)
Contact Carey Robson (604-437-1140)
Class size:  min/max, 5/7

September TBD

Burnaby

See
the
Videos

What's
the
Exam?

Lakewater Instructor (Includes Lakewater Paddler levels 1 - 4) See course content here.

Prerequisites: Participants should have taken a basic paddling canoe course and be able to competently solo paddle around a small lake doing the J-stroke. Current year membership in RCABC , ($65). Provide your own canoe or available for rent. Online component starts upon registration.
Details at: www.Learn2Canoe.ca .

Dates:
Fridays, Sept. ; (7:30 - 9:30 PM, theory): 
Saturdays, Sept  (9:00 AM - 4:00 PM): 
Sundays, (9:00 AM - 4:00 PM): .

$ 450  
Class size:  min/max, 6/9
Registration cut off: Sept 6. 
Notes: Allow Saturday Oct. 10 to practice.

Email to register. Bank Transfer accepted.
Taught by Master Instructor Carey Robson (604-437-1140)