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Sea Kayak Guides Alliance of BC

The Standard in Sea Kayaking Professionals

The Sea Kayak Guides Alliance of BC is a non-profit society committed to upholding high standards for professional sea kayak guides and operators in BC. Through ongoing professional development and certification, the Alliance strives to ensure safe practices on an industry-wide basis.

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Members Area

Access to guide logs, newsletter archive, and more.

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Become a Member

Find out about certification and how to become a member.

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Employment

Hire a guide, post an available position, or post your availability.

Current News

SKGABC Facebook group becoming "closed"

September 5, 2017

The SKGABC Facebook group will soon become a "closed" group for members only.

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Boreal Designs -- new discounts & giveaway for guides

August 29, 2017

Boreal Designs new 65% off deal for members -- and we're GIVING AWAY a kayak at the Fall Exchange!

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Current Events

Fall 2017 Exchange

October 20 - 22, 2017

The Fall 2017 Guides Exchange will be held at magnificent Strathcona Park Lodge and includes both flatwater and whitewater paddling opportunities and special demos and deals by Boreal Designs.

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SKGABC Guide Trainers and Examiners Meeting

November 4, 2017

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Upcoming Exams / Courses

Level 2 Exam - Salt Spring Island - Fall 2017

September 23 - 24, 2017 - Salt Spring Island

Level 2 Exam - Quadra Island - Fall 2017 - CANCELLED

September 30 - October 1, 2017 - Quadra Island

Level 3 Exam - Tofino - Fall 2017

October 2 - 4, 2017 - Tofino

Level 1 course - SKILS - Ucluelet

October 5 - 9, 2017 - Ucluelet