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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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Access to guide logs, newsletter archive, and more.

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Find out about certification and how to become a member.

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Current News

Spotlight on Guides: Amy Benskin, Level Three Guide and Guide Trainer

September 19, 2019

"Everyone, including myself, was glad to have waited til the storm had passed. I discuss that story with my students, reiterating that ... employers should always support your judgement to say no, despite outcomes or expectations."  Learn more from the woman whose favourite camp meal to make is coffee!

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Remembering Gary Doran

June 21, 2019

Gary had a personal mission statement written out which included : ”helping others connect with the natural world, and become fit and healthy though sea kayaking”.

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Upcoming Exams / Courses

Level 1 Course - SKILS - Ucluelet - March

March 25 - 29, 2020 - Ucluelet

Level Three Exam Prep Course - SKILS - April

April 6 - 8, 2020 - Clayoquot Sound

Level 1 Course - SKILS - Ucluelet - April

April 10 - 14, 2020 - Ucluelet

AOG Course - SKILS - Ucluelet - April

April 25 - May 3, 2020 - Ucluelet / Clayoquot