A nautical chart.
Planning the day.
Rock and Calm Water
Getting ready for the waves

The focus in level 3 is on leadership, risk-assessment, decision-making, judgment, group management, and general seamanship in the context of a multi-day journey. You will also work to perfect skills such as a power forward stroke, effective bracing, maneuvering control in waves or current, and rescue skills including rolling and towing.

The course is a five ay moving trip in the Burgeo Area on the South Coast. Participants will be traveling and camping for the entire course.


Tuition: $700 + $100 for kayak rental if required
Location: Burgeo, NL
Prerequisites: Paddle Canada Level-2 Skills certification or equivalent skill and knowledge.
Includes: Certification, e-course manual, and group equipment.
Course Dates: June 30 - July 4, 2018

Richard Alexander and students.

We're always eager to hear from people who are interested in our courses, or from alumni who've taken our courses and just want to let us know how they're paddling pursuits are going.


The Newfoundland Kayak Company
47 Parkhill Street
St. John's, NL A1E 6B2


[email protected]


(709) 726-0516

The instructors were excellent - lots of experience and enthusiasm!

A sea kayak


Keith Nicol, Corner Brook, NL