Lessons, Courses & Classes

We love to teach you anything we can when it comes to playing and Eco education! Whether it be learning the basics of paddle boarding to kayak rolling clinics, we have you covered. Certified Paddle Canada instructors can get you set up with whatever class you may be interested in. Or did you want to learn more about the migration of humpbacks or how to help replant eelgrass? Our Eco and marine educators have this in the bag! Come into the wild and learn to love it!

  • Kayaking skills
  • Paddle boarding skills
  • Rescue skills
  • Rolling clinics
  • Paddling skills
  • Instructor certifications
  • Guiding certifications
  • Wilderness first aid
  • Wilderness skills


Packaged courses:

Pick multiple courses on the same day or grouping of days and save!
(minimum of two courses)

Basic Kayak Skills                                                               $70
SUP Skills                                                                             $70
Tides, Currents & Weather                                               $80
Kayak Paddle Skills                                                            $150
Kayak Rescue Skills                                                            $150
Rolling Clinic                                                                       $225
Level 1 Kayak Skills Course                                              $280

Please note, the Level 1 Kayak Skills Course packages the following clinics: Basic Kayak Skills, Tides Currents and Weather, Paddling Skills and Rescue Skills.

SUP Basic skills course (stand up paddle boarding)

3 hours of fun in the sun! By the time we are done, you will be confidently paddling a board on the ocean and may even want to learn a headstand. It’s up to you!

June 28th or July 5th or July 12th or Aug 9th or Aug 16th
1:00 – 3:00
Cost: $90

Kayak Basic Skills Course

Paddling alongside beautiful marine life is a skill you can all learn! After this afternoon of water play, you will know what you need to start your new obsession.

June 28th or July 5th or July 26th or Aug 2nd or Aug 9th
9:00 – 12:00
Cost: $90

Tides, Currents & Weather Course

Tides, currents and weather, the factors that can make or break your experience on the water. Boaters need to know about these conditions and it can sometimes be tricky to figure it all out. This course is designed to get you started learning how to read the water and it will leave you feeling more confident in your knowledge and skills for paddling on the ocean (or Great Lakes!).

July 31st or Aug 6th
12:00 – 3:00
Cost: $100

Paddle Skills

If you’re new to paddling or have found yourself frustrated out on the water, learning these paddling skills will help you not only enjoy the sport way more, it could even save your life one day. This course is fun and we highly suggest anyone take it.

June 30th or July 7th or July 30th or Aug 5th
9:00 – 12:00
Cost: $175

Kayak Rescue Skills

A must learn! Number one water safety rule is to know how to rescue yourself and others you may have with you. This course will teach you so many useful skills and is great for beginners to intermediate paddlers.

July 30th or Aug 5th
1:00 – 4:00
Cost: $175

Kayak Rolling Clinic

Want to learn how to roll your kayak? Then we will teach you! Roll on over and let our Paddle Canada pros teach you all you need to know to develop this amazing skill.

June 30th or July 7th or July 31st or Aug 6th
9:00 – 11:00 (31th + 6th)
1:00-3:00 (30th + 7th)
Cost: $250


Paddle Canada Level 1 Kayak Skills Course

Paddling, rescues, tides, currents, weather, and equipment.  This course takes all the others and rolls them into two days of fun!  Learn to kayak and then some!

May 29th – 30th or June 28th – 29th
8:30 – 4:00
Cost: $300