Instructor Guidelines

Upon successful completion of the course instructors will be registered with the AWA, CKC, Paddle Canada and with NCCP.

  • Active instructors are required to re-certify every three years.
  • Active instructors who use AWA insurance through a club are required to use all AWA forms such as waivers and medical forms, for all instructional and leadership programs.
  • Active instructors are required to maintain First Aid and CPR certification
  • Active instructors on the river are required to maintain Swiftwater Rescue and Safety