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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

Non-motorized vessel operators to require license

April 1, 2018

As of November 1, 2019, operators of independent non-motorized watercraft such as kayaks, canoes, and rowboats will be required to carry a valid operator license on marine waterways.  

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March 30, 2018

The SKGABC has a song, written by our own Assistant Overnight Guide, Leigh Friesen!

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Upcoming Exams / Courses

AOG Upgrade - SKILS - Ucluelet - May

May 30 - June 3, 2018 - Ucluelet-Clayoquot Sound

Level 1 Course - SKILS - Hay River - June

June 19 - 24, 2018 - Hay River

AOG Course - SKILS - Ucluelet - July

July 7 - 15, 2018 - Ucluelet

Level 1 Course - SKILS - Ucluelet - October

October 4 - 8, 2018 - Ucluelet