MAST-168 - Canoe Guide Certification

Minimum Credits: 2 Length: 52 hours Prerequisites: MAST 144 Delivery Method: On-campus Course Outline: https://sps.cotr.bc.ca/Outlines/Course Outlines/MAST168.pdf

Building upon skills learned in Canoe Skills 1 students can be certified at the Day Guide and Expedition guide levels providing they meet the Recreational Canoeing Association of British Columbia standards. The course focuses on: paddling, rescue and teaching skills, group management and dynamics, risk assessment and decision making, meal preparation and hygiene, camping, Leave No Trace and interpretive skills. The Expedition Guide Certificate requires solid moving water skills in addition to many other leadership, coaching, communication, camping and environmental skills.