This is the THEORY Module for the I-SUP-SMART workshop and will be run over 2 x 2 hrs Online Zoom Interactive and recorded sessions.
The PRACTICAL Module to complete this workshop will be bookable when more information on the Covid Lockdown has been understood (2020)
Are you prepared and have you planned your next SUP adventure?
This course is aimed at SUPers who wish to be safe on the water and be confident and equipped to explore new areas confidently. The course includes, board selection, equipment, safety and rescue, navigation, common mistakes and problems, paddling with friends, safety systems and knowledge to accompany you on your next adventure.
The WSA I-SUP-Safe Workshop is suitable for SUP’ers leaving lessons, long term hire companies and anyone who wants basic knowledge to SUP SAFE.
What’s covered in the Course?
Boards, Paddles, Clothing, Safety Kit, Buoyancy Aids, Leashes…
Weather, Seasons, Venues, Navigation, Float Plan, Health, Tides/Swell, Launching/Recovery, Wakes and Waves, Travel, Hiring.
Seasonal considerations, Leave no trace, Bio security
IMPORTANT NOTE : Rescue Theory & Practical
Self rescue, Team rescue, Plan, Broken kit, First Aid, Paddle Tips
Will be bookable once theory module is complete and post covid lockdown restructions and instructions understood.