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Water Experience 25

3 credit course; $275/AB Student, $475/International Student

Group Bookings Available for 2017-2018

Experience water like you never have before! join us for a 4-day experiential learning adventure in the Bow Valley Watershed. Earn 3 credits in a Locally Developed Course (LDC2492) while developing your moving water canoeing and leadship skills and investigating the impacts of water.

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PURPOSE

To build moving water canoeing skills, aquatic ecosystem health assessment skills, and leadership skills in a context of critical thinking. These hands-on learning experiences are particularly important as we strive to better educate youth for their own safety and as ambassadors of precious natural resources, systems, and spaces.

 

DELIVERY & LOCATION

Online course work at the student's home school will be delivered using an online course management system. Immersion in the 4-day course will take place at the Canadian Rockies Outdoor Learning Centre in Bow Valley Provincial Park and surrounding waterways.

 

ACTIVITIES & OUTCOMES

Moving water canoeing skills, trip planning, hazard awareness and mitigation, lake and river naviation skills, aquatic monitoring and water quality testing, leadership skills, and team building. Earn a Paddle Canada certificate in Introduction to Moving Water Tandem

Prerequisite: Students must have completed Water Experience 15 credits and equivalent introductory paddling certifications for flatwater paddling.

 

 

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