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Staff Training 2017

All course costs will be deducted from summer payroll unless otherwise specified or unless you pay for them prior to the course.

Course Staff Contact Date(s) Cost Location Notes
Staff Training Weekend Rob
mcdougallr@limestone.on.ca
June 24 - 25 Free Gould Lake We are still working on details, but we are looking at brand new and 2nd year staff on the evening of the 23rd and all staff on the 24th.
GLOC SOCK (AWFA) Dan
moserda@limestone.on.ca
May 19 - 22 $200 (this cost will be refunded after 2 summers of working with Gould Lake) Gould Lake Click here for GLOC SOCK information.
GLOC SOCK (Kayak) Rob
mcdougallr@limestone.on.ca
June 16 - 18 $100 (this cost will be refunded after 2 summers of working with Gould Lake) Gould Lake
WFR Bridge Dan
moserda@limestone.on.ca
May 20 - 22 $200 (this cost will be refunded after 2 summers of working with Gould Lake) Gould Lake This course is designed for particpants who have an Advanced Wilderness First Aid (40hr) and are looking to upgrade to a Wilderness First Responder (80hr).
WFR/AWFA Recert Dan
moserda@limestone.on.ca
May 5-7 $125 Gould Lake This course typically starts on Friday evening and runs until Sunday afternoon. If you require a recert, but these dates don't work, please let Dan know asap.
Moving Water Weekend Haley
segeeha@limestone.on.ca
June 3 - 5 $0 Palmer Rapids This course will be tailored to the participant's level of comfort and past experience. The course/awesome weekend will be held at Jessop's (@ Palmer Rapids) and will include one day of instruction at Palmer Rapids followed by a day run of the Lower Madawaska. In addition, the course can be made to suit those wishing to work on solo or tandem skills. It will be a great time to catch up with other staff and fall in love with moving water paddling. Course cost includes boats, equipment, lower-mad shuttle, camping. You will need to provide food and transportation (usually a car-pool is arranged). Why take the course?
  • Work towards your Moving Water Certifications (MW2/MW3, Moving Water Instructor)
  • Increase you comfort level on the river
  • Super Fun weekend with friends
ORCKA
Coastal Kayak Level 2
Shawn
mcshanese@limestone.on.ca
June 12- 14 $150 Gould Lake / Kingston Area This skills course is a natural progression for staff that have completed GLOC SOCK and is a pre-requisite for the instructor level course. Bigger water, advanced rescues, rolling, advanced navigation are all part of this skills course. Course cost includes ORKCA fee, boats, equipment, shuttles, camping. You will need to provide food and transportation (usually a car-pool is arranged). Why take the course?
  • Prepares you to lead OS Georgian Bay and KIC
  • Increases your kayaking comfort level
  • Certification - Prerequisite to instructor level course
ORCKA
Coastal Kayak Instructor 1/2
Shawn
mcshanese@limestone.on.ca
June 12 - 18 $285 Gould Lake / Kingston Area This course is designed for staff who have previously taken or are going to take (this spring) the Coastal Kayak Level 2 course. Course cost includes $85 ORKCA fee, boats, equipment, camping and food. You will need to provide transportation (usually a car-pool is arranged). Why take the course?
  • Further prepares you to lead OS Georgian Bay and KIC
  • Further increases your kayaking comfort level
  • Certification which allows you to certify OS/KIC students
  • Night Nav
  • You get to assist in teaching GLOC SOCK / influence the next generation of Gould Lake staff - who doesn't want that on their resume
NLS Waterfront Dan
moserda@limestone.on.ca
June 26, 27, July 2 $0 Gould Lake Brand new this year, we are offering an NLS Waterfront course. If Rob has not contacted you with details, feel free to connect with him at mcdougallr@limestone.on.ca.
NLS Recert Dan
moserda@limestone.on.ca
June 26 $50 Gould Lake Usually a day in the last week before summer programs begin.