ACA Kayak Level 1-2 ICW

Improve Your Skills

Become An Instructor


May 10th from 6-8PM and May 11-13th, 9AM-3PM

at River Rock Outfitter

Join us for this intensive ACA Kayak Level 1-2 Instructor Certification Workshop. This training and assessment consists of educational sessions that focus on coaching knowledge and technical knowledge, on-water skill development and refinement, and practical teaching and leadership scenarios. There is tremendous value and high-quality outcomes from the sharing and exchange of professional experience and feedback from instructor candidates and the instructor trainer during these trainings. This training and assessment will be productive and valuable whether you are striving to earn a credential for an employment opportunity, interested in learning more about helping your friends get into the sport, or intrigued by the role of coaching within this sport.


Instruction: $350.00 per person

To rent gear for the duration of the course: $30 (kayak, paddle, and PFD)

American Canoe Association Instructor Criteria:
Level 2 Essentials of River Kayaking Instructor Criteria

Register and pay here or call us at 540-372-8708 for more information.

Who is the Instructor?

If you want to be the best then you must be trained by the best! We are excited to have Ben Morton, owner of Precision Paddlesports, teach this course. Ben, awarded by ACA for his excellence in paddling instruction, has years of experience in nearly every paddling discipline.

Policy Note: We are always excited to get our customers outside and enjoying our XP Academy course offerings.  Each course is tailored made for your specific needs and goals for the sport.  Since we offer private/small group instruction, our instructors’ schedules are busy.  Please be considerate of their schedule and make sure you arrive for your course on time.  Course payments are non-refundable.  Your instructors will work to reschedule your course if a cancellation is made at least 48 hours in advance of your scheduled course time.