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SKI (Sea Kayak Italy) Course Level 2

SKI (Sea Kayak Italy) Course Level 2

Calendar 2022

  • 29 May 9:30 am Marciana Marina, Elba Island
  • 17 June 9:30 am Marciana Marina, Elba Island

Duration

6 hours
(1 day)

Cost

€ 175,00 per person
minimum 2 people
 

It is mandatory to present a medical certificate of healthy and robust physical constitution (from your trusted doctor).

Info e booking

tel: 351 5505313
mail: info@seakayakitaly.it

Book or request information

Suitable for those who have already successfully attended the basic course or who already have knowledge of the SKI L1 course program.

You will acquire the knowledge, the ability and the confidence necessary to maneuver a kayak in the sea by being part of a guided group during a navigation lasting at least 2 hours in conditions up to light breeze (force 2 Beaufort) and mild sea ( grade 2 Douglas).

The goal is the learning and deepening of management techniques and safety measures. The program includes theoretical and practical lessons.

Course program

Theoretical part:

  • Basic meteorology
  • Reading the nautical chart
  • Coastal habitats Main representatives of the flora and fauna of the Mediterranean Park system, Marine Protected Areas and environmental protection.

Practical part:

  • Lift and transporting kayaks, launching
  • landing from the bow and from the side
  • Paddled forward
  • stop and paddle back
  • Stern rudder
  • Back and forth circular strokes 360°
  • moving sideway, hang draw
  • Low brace
  • Secure kayak on a rack
Included in the price

Kayak sit inside, paddle, life jacket, splash guard, plastic route map.

What to bring

Rock shoes (or old sneakers), swimsuit and t-shirt for sailing, wetsuit or half wetsuit depending on the season, water bottle and lunch, towel.

Requirements to participate

It is required be able to swim

I have already had some kayaking experience.