Why should you wish to become an ISKGA Guide?
At ISKGA we have some of the best sea kayak guides in the world, who offer training opportunities to other commercial guides who require to gain further knowledge and experience or who need to familiarise them selves with areas or environment previously unexperienced.
Amongst the ISKGA community there is the opportunity to network with other guides and businesses for work opportunities and experiences.
We offer a resource of professional advice from a panel of technical experts in a variety of fields, all of which are relevant to the working commercial guide. These include Sea Safety/Survival, Business Hostile Environments, Coaching, and many more.
There are numerous marketing opportunities via our social media portals such as Facebook and the Ocean Paddler magazine. It is via the Ocean Paddler magazine that will also be able to read about ISKGA run expeditions, training courses and each issue will feature a personal profile on one of ISKGA’s guides or centres.
You will receive a regular ‘E’ newsletter, informing you of updates, what’s on features and other important information for the working commercial guide.
ISKGA offers an opportunity for total novices to enter the sea kayaking community with our ‘Fundamental’s 1,2 & 3’ programs, by attending these you will not only learn about sea kayaking, but also expedition paddling, the courses include, elements of sea safety, survival, bush crafting skills and other useful subjects for the aspiring paddler wishing to embark on coastal journey by sea kayak.
ISKGA is a community, we are all united by a common love of the Ocean and the wilderness environment, come an join us………..
To register as an ISKGA Guide please fill out the form below, please ensure you attach any relevant certification and an image for your profile page. The registration fee is £50.00
If you are already a commercial sea kayak guide and wish to ‘Fast Track’ the modular system based on awards issued from other organisations, please apply via email to firstname.lastname@example.org