2024 AWA Leadership Symposium

We will be hosting the 2024 Leadership Symposium April 26-28 at Canoe Meadows, Kananaskis.

“To connect and inspire Whitewater Kayak Instructors from across Canada.  Through collaboration, discussion, and experimentation, participants will develop their coaching practices and grow connections with a professional and motivated community of instructors providing support and progression to eager students.”

The Symposium counts towards your NCCP Certification Professional Development points.


The Theme for 2024 is Coninuous Professional Development Towards 3


  • Level 2 & 3 Personal Paddling Skills  / Personal Teaching Skills
  • Moving Water Course Prep
  • Leading Youth progression on whitewater
  • River rescue skill practice

Cost - $100/day (with discounts based on role)

  • Full Price - $300
  • Part-time club leader - $200
  • Full time (summer) club coach - $100
  • Learning Facilitator or subsidized role - $0

Camping Included.

Pot Luck Friday Night

Chilli Provided Saturday Night

Register Now!


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