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

Level 2 takes paddlers away from the protected water of level 1 and exposes them to moderatly exposed coastlines. The program will help you improve the efficiency of your strokes and rescues and develop a deeper and more practical understanding of navigation, tides, and weather theory.  You will paddle in tidal current and learn how to land and launch as a group in surf. The program includes a roll clinic.  

The course is four days. 

Tuition: $600 + $100 if kayak rental required
Location: St. John's, Placentia & Cape Broyle, NL.
Prerequisites: Paddle Canada Level 1 or equivalent.
Includes: Certification, course manual, and group equipment. Excludes kayak, personal equipment, meals and transportation.
Course Dates:

Two weekends: Sep 21-22 and 28-29 , 2019


Level-2 Playground

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

I was nervous of what would be expected of me. Those fears were quickly put to rest. The course format advocates skills advancement in a fun and enthusiastic way.

A sea kayak


Leslie Wells, St. John's, NL