American Red Cross (ARC) Blended Small Craft Safety-Canoeing Course (Inawendiwin) Comments
Prerequisite: Girl Scout membership, Girl Scouting 101: GSUSA Orientation to Girl Scouting
To determine what is required to take girls on the water, consult the Safety Activity Checkpoints. There is a $45.00 charge for the complete course. Become familiar with basic paddling skills and be more comfortable in a canoe. Learn hand paddling and canoeing safety tips. Perform a tippy test.
Special Instructions: Please wear comfortable clothes, and be prepared to get wet.
Please be advised that although the canoeing will NOT be strenuous, it will be long, and will require stamina. Cell phones should be left on shore.
Park at the front gate (facing outwards). Meet in front of the Lodge by the gate and everyone will walk down to the lake together.
If the weather is questionable, the instructor will make a decision by 8:30 am that morning whether to hold the course the scheduled day or to use the rain date. Participants will be contacted via email. If it is determined that the course should be postponed the rain date will be June 15, 2014.
Blended Small Water Safety-Canoeing Course is a combined on-line and in person canoing course. Registration and payment may be submitted up to three weeks prior to the hands-on session date. An email will be sent with a link for the on-line portion of this course three weeks prior the hands-on session. Courses are electronically assigned to the student. The on-line session must be completed prior to attending the scheduled Hands-On Skills Practice and Evaluation Session and Performance Evaluation on the date for which you registered. All students must perform required skills competently without assistance or instruction.
Girl Scouts who are 16 years or older may take this course. Same prerequisites apply.
Old sneakers or water shoes to be worn in the canoe
A hat and sun screen
Water to drink
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Sunday, June 01, 2014
- Adult Girl Scouts
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