This one day of Canoe/Kayak is designed to support Trefoil 3 and Adult members learn canoe/kayak basic skills and then develop these skills to the required level, in a new flexible format.
first complete a Basic Skills Day, then
complete one or more Development Session(s) to build their skills to the required competency
Assessment of Trefoil 3 and the Adult Basic Skills module of OUT 06 ALQP Conduct Canoe / Kayak Activities may be conducted at any Skills Development session, once one session has been completed in full (i.e. at a subsequent session).
If you have completed a trefoil3/adult training in the past, you can book into any Skills Development session to further your skills or for assessment. Please indicate which at the time of booking.
51 Dorking Rd
Cabarita NSW 2137
Saturday 8:30am - 4pm
Skills Day Course Covers:
being Safe – Guidelines, risk management, weather, tides, water grades, maps
equipment – selecting, Lifejackets, stowing, maintenance, handling
canoeing/Kayaking Skills – as per Trefoil 3 and Adult Basic Skills Modules, including participating in capsize and rescue scenarios
knots & their uses
environmental Management – Minimal impact and canoeists code
- All participants are required to be able to swim 50m in Deep moving water.
- Complete a Basic Skills session before participating in a Development session
- Download the KIT LIST HERE
- Two-day weekend non-residential.
- If you are having trouble registering please refer to How to Register
Registrations open -
24 November 2021
Registrations close -
26 September 2022
Registration & Refund Policy Courses:
You must be a current Member of Girl Guides NSW, ACT & NT in good financial standing to attend. Please make sure your membership is current before registering and have your membership number available to sign up online.
5pm Monday 26 September 2022, unless course is filled prior to this date.
Once you have registered you will receive more information regarding the training via email
No name changes, refunds or transfers after Monday 26 September 2022.
All refund requests must be submitted via email to [email protected]
and will only be processed under extenuating circumstances.
In some cases, a transfer to the next available equivalent course in the calendar year may be considered. To request a transfer after the registration close date please email [email protected]
Contact the Courses Team at [email protected]
or call the Girl Guides Office on 02 8396 5200, Mon-Fri 9am-5pm.