Flatwater Training

solo paddlers at gracefield holding canoesLake (Flatwater) Canoe Training Programs

RACCC offers Paddle Canada Certification Courses and non-certification Skills Coaching Sessions for beginners through advanced skill levels.

All our courses are taught by our RACCC Lake (Flatwater) Instructor Team (Paddle Canada National Instructor Certification)   Other club members with extensive knowledge and experience, assist with our courses to make a low instructor-student ratio - maximizing instruction and learning!

  Participants please use our Checklist re: What to Bring to Lake (Flatwater) Canoeing Training 
RACCC Canoes, PFD's ('lifejackets') and Paddles are available for all training sessions. Participants may bring their own equipment. Participants wishing to use their own canoe -please check with the course conductor to ensure it is appropriate for this course.

Registration for 2024 is not yet open.
 You can register:  In Person at the RA  ;  By telephone ;  Online (more info here) on the RA Centre website using PlayRA at https://www.racentre.com/playra.html using bar codes in the course descriptions below.


     Paddle Canada Certification Course:  Introduction to Lake Tandem Canoeing  (2024)

     Paddle Canada Certification: Intermediate Lake Tandem Canoeing   (2024) 

     Paddle Canada Certification: Advanced Lake Tandem Canoeing (TBD: 2024) 

    Paddle Canada Certification Course:  Introduction to Lake Solo Canoeing  (2024)

    Paddle Canada Certification Course:  Intermediate Lake Solo Canoeing  (TBD 2024)

    Tandem Thursdays: Lake Canoeing Skills Coaching Sessions (any level - Non-Certification 2024 ) 

    Private Lake Canoeing Lessons – Solo OR Tandem (any level - Non-Certification 2024 ) 

    Synchro Canoeing: Solo or Tandem - Non Certification:  (2024 TBD)

Instructor Training:  (Tandem and Solo) :
     Paddle Canada Lake instructor Certification (Certification to teach Intro to Lake Tandem) - (TBD:  
     NOTE: 2024 Flatwater Instructor Team Skills Practice Days (Intermediate-Advanced: Tandem and Solo) TBD