SKGABC Level 3 Guide Workshop

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This course will help you tremendously to be successful on your SKGABC Level 3 guide exam. If you plan to do a SKGABC Level 3 Guide Workshop with SKILS the online course is a great preparation. By front loading a lot of theoretical information, you will be able to learn faster and much more while doing the in person part of the course. This prior preparation goes a long way and will allow you to get the most out of your in person course. Be ahead of the game! If you have time and the motivation we suggest you explore the Above and beyond section to deepen and broaden your learning. What you’ll learn and review:

  • Leadership and risk management
  • Group management
  • Logistics and trip planning
  • How to read and use a marine chart
  • Navigating with a compass and electronic navigation
  • Practical navigation techniques
  • Collision regulations
  • About swell, waves, tides and currents and their impact
  • How weather systems are formed and affect you
  • How to record and interpret marine weather on the VHF radio
  • How to calculate tides and currents
  • Selecting the right kayak
  • Tarpology 101
  • Risk to humans by wildlife
  • One-way and two-way communication
  • Towing
  • Dressing for sea kayaking
  • Safety equipment
  • Leave No Trace and conservation ethics
  • Dealing with food and water
  • Harvesting food
  • Packing your kayak for touring
  • And much more…
  • Click here to see the detailed lessons you will learn

Prerequisites: SKGABC Level 2 Guide or SKGABC AOG Guide certification

Your subscription gives you 365 days access to your online course.

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