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Safety & Rescue

May 29 @ 9:00 am - May 30 @ 4:00 pm PDT

Guide Training, San Juan Islands, Washington

In this two-day kayak class you will learn how to be prepared for a safe journey on the sea. We will cover solid practical rescues for yourself and others, what equipment is useful and necessary and how to deal with incidents. We will also cover useful strokes to make rescues faster and more effective. Most importantly, we will cover how to develop a good risk assessment for yourself and your group so that you can better avoid incidents from happening. Body Boat Blade coaches are certified British Canoeing Sea Kayak Coaches, you can count on us to deliver the most current rescue practices making this is a great introductory or refresher course for every paddler.

Learn different methods of self and assisted rescue, how to call for help, and add tools to the toolbox for dealing with unexpected incidents.


  • Different methods of self and assisted rescue
  • How to call for help
  • Towing methods
  • How to deal with common incidents that happen on sea kayak journeys


May 29 @ 9:00 am PDT
May 30 @ 4:00 pm PDT
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Skyline Marina
4399 Bowman Bay Road
Anacortes, WA 98221 United States
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