Quick Start to Kayaking
About the Course
BCA/ACA Certified class
The Quick Start to Kayaking course is designed as a short program emphasizing safety, enjoyment and skill acquisition for entry level individuals in the public, private and commercial setting.
This course is appropriate for all kayak craft, including traditional decked kayaks, inflatables and sit on tops. It is assumed the boats will be paddled solo.
The Quick Start to kayaking class is the best way to learn how to handle your kayak. The class maintains a 1 to 5 ratio so every student gets great attention and everyone leaves confident in their ability to handle a kayak.
The class is three hours long.
Are you looking to take this class but you don't own a kayak? You can rent one from Bayou City Adventures!
Minimum of two students required to conduct the class
Rico Torres created Bayou City Adventures with the hope of introducing people to the joy of being outdoors. His goal is to bring families together and to help clean up our watersheds by allowing people to have fun while seeing the very thing we wish to preserve and conserve.
Rico holds the following instructor certifications:
ACA Level 1 Stand up Paddle Board
BCA Level 1 Stand up Paddle Board
BCA Level 2 Stand up Paddle Board (Moving Water)
BCA Level 3 Stand up Paddle Board (Surf)
BCA Level 4 Stand up Paddle Board (Rescues)
ACA Level 1 Kayaking
BCA Level 1 Kayaking
BCA Level 2 Kayaking (Rescues)
BCA Level 3 Kayaking (Surf)
BCA Level 1 Water Rescues
BCA Level 2 Water Rescues