Course Description


RE 357 Teaching of Canoeing
2 cr. (1-0-2)
Offered: Fall
Prerequisite: Instructor's permission, RE 155, RE 261, current certification from HL 242 or in WFR, EMT or WEMT. Successful completion of a swimming test administered in conjuction with the class.
Covers tandem and solo flat water canoeing and the basics of freestyle canoeing and Omering. Development of skills and judgment needed to teach safe canoeing and lead canoe day trips. Counts as an American Canoe Association (ACA) Instructor Development Workshop for students who meet ACA requirements. The course is conducted in the field at various canoeing sites.