Aim: This course is designed for Waka Ama paddlers old and new. The course Includes parts of the Waka Ama, equipment, emergencies, communication, weather, trip planning, navigation techniques, rules and regulations.
Duration: 4 hours.
Qualification: Waka Ama Certificate.
Waka Ama is a fast growing marine activity and sport in New Zealand. The purpose of the Waka Ama Safety course is to encourage safe practices essential to paddling Waka Ama, in addition to that covered in Day Skipper and Boatmaster.