Basic course, seakayak
I line with the Norwegian Standard, NPF

A long day on the water, take a rest
A long day on the water, take a rest

Kr: 2100,- all inclusiv

Anyone who paddle a sea kayak should take a basic course. It's as simple as that.

The course is suitable for beginners or those who have some experience and want a review and guidance in the performance of different techniques.

NPF Foundation is a course of 16 hours and arranged as a weekend course, Saturday and Sunday

CONTENTS

  • First aid
  • Planning a tour, equipment
  • How to behave outdoors.
  • How to get into a kayak, and out again
  • Lifting, carrying, launch and enter the kayak
  • Efficient forward paddling, and backward paddling and stop. Sideways movement of the kayak.
  • Disembarkation, Securing kayak after disembarkation.
  • Rescue Techniques.
  • Loss prevention. Planning the easy way to be implemented

Saturday and Sunday

Your instructor will meet you outside the Tau ferry at 08.30. From there we will take a highspeed wessel to Kalvoy and be there 09.05

Saturday

  • 09.05: At Kalvoy, coffee and tee
  • 09.30: Theory
  • 11.00: Coffebrake and lunch
  • 12.00: Entering kayaks and practical exercises
  • 16.00: Closing and evaluation
  • 16.43: High speed wessel back to Stavanger
  • 17.00: Stavanger city center

Sunday:

  • 09.05: At Kalvoy, coffee and tee
  • 09.30: Short evaluation, enter your kayaks
  • 12.00: Start kayak- trip
  • 16.00: Closing and evaluation. 
  • 16.43: High speed wessel back to Stavanger
  • 17.00: Stavanger city center

Whats included

  • Pick up and high speed wessel to Kalvoy
  • Coffee and tee 2 days
  • A nice barbeque lunch Saturday
  • Kayak with all gear and equipment
  • Drysuit
  • Wet card with oblat