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Sea Kayak Coaching & Leadership

Sea Kayak Leader Training

13th & 14th May 2023, Largs *2 spaces left*

31st May & 1st June 2023, Thurso


Advanced Sea Kayak Leader Training 

30th & 31st October 2023, Cuan 


Sea Kayak Leader and Advanced Sea Kayak Leader Assessments 

SKL Assessment, 27th May 2023, Caithness *FULL*

SKL Assessment, 28th May 2023, Caithness *FULL*

SKL Assessment, 29th May 2023, Sutherland *FULL*


Sea Kayak Coach (moderate water) Training

13th & 14th September, Largs


Sea Kayak Coach (advanced water) Training 

2nd & 3rd November 2023, Cuan


Sea Kayak Coach (moderate water) and  Sea Kayak Coach (advanced water) Assessments 

Dates available on request 


Core Coach Training 

11th & 12th September, Largs



Classroom dates available on request



*NEW* Online Open Water Navigation & Tidal Planning 

Learn from the comfort of your own home during the long winter evenings. This interactive online course can be used as a refresher in tidal planning, weather forecasting and open water crossings or to learn essential planning skills for sea kayak journeys in the moderate to advanced sea environments. A pre-requisite for British Canoeing’s Advanced Sea Kayak Leader. 

November, December 2023





If the dates for Leadership and Coaching courses do not fit your schedule then please get in touch to discuss alternatives.

Funding support may exist from The Scottish Canoe Association. 


Calum is an experienced Coach & Leadership educator and has a wealth of experience on the sea. He volunteers as a National Trainer in Sea Kayak for the Scottish Canoe Association and contributes to British Canoes Safety Advisory Panel and Sea Kayak Technical Committee. 

Sailing Tuition, Exams and Practise. 

RYA Day Skipper, Coastal Skipper and Yachtmaster Instruction 

Instruction available on request

RYA Yachtmaster Coastal & Yachtmaster Offshore Exams

Exams available on request

Own-boat Tuition, Parking Practice & Yacht Delivery

Tuition available on request

Calum is an experienced Sailor and offers training and exams on request. He is a qualified RYA Yachtmaster Instructor and Yachtmaster Examiner in Sail as well as a RYA National Trainer in Powerboating. 

“Change your thoughts and you change your world…”

Whether you’re interested in Coaching, Leadership 

or Skippers qualifications or

just want to discuss your own adventures and  

developments, drop me a line and I’ll get back to you.