Australian Canoeing Award Scheme Updates – May 2014
Past updates can be found on the Australian Canoeing Education website
Sea Skills and Sea Leader wind limits
Please take note that the wind limits for Sea skills and Sea Leader have been reviewed and have had a increase in the limits. Sea skills increased from 17kn to 21kn. Sea leader increased from 17 to 21kn
Operations may also be conducted in conditions that exceed the above where a documented hazard identification and risk management process has been undertaken to ensure the participants skills and equipment are appropriate to the environment.
– You will find some teaching resources in PowerPoint for Risk management, Weather and Tides on the Education website under the title of Teaching Resources
– Assessment projects have been updated and loaded onto the education website
– The ACAS resources have been put in folders under the award name, not by topic. Please see education website for more details
Re-registration points table
The re-registration points table has had a few changes, this is to give people more options to gain points for re registration. Points over the previous 3 years can now be counted for re registration – not just the past 12 months, Please see points table attached.
Any questions please contact Ian Haerd at Canoe SA, details below.
Contact Canoe SA