Celebrating 94 years of Scouting

Orientation - Council Office
May 26

Course - TBA
June 12-13

Follow-up - Council Office
June 16

A basic skills course may
also be available in May

Paddle Sports Awareness

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This awareness course covers skills and techniques for planning and leading a successful paddling outing. Course topics include: Planning & Leadership, Types of Paddling, Equipment, Safety, Orienting the Paddler, Paddling Strokes & Techniques, Maneuvers, and River Reading and Running as they relate to Paddle Sports Awareness. This course is open to all registered Scouting adults who have completed the HAT Core Course, can demonstrate a knowledge of the fundamental strokes and can pass the swimming test. A Class 3 Medical Form is required for each adult. Contact Keith Gale for any questions: keith_gale@hotmail.com or (925) 672-3592.

The cost is $85 and limited to the first 30 who sign up.

Send in your registration form today!

Course Syllabus

Water Safety

Types of Paddling



Orienting the Paddler

Paddling Strokes, Maneuvers and Techniques for Moving Water

River Reading and Running