For guiding a kayak
trip you do not need instructor qualities. As a certified Guide, you
satisfy the end terms determined by Kayak Level. You have
demonstrated sufficient knowledge, experience and skills to handle a
kayak tour in a responsible way or to paddle independently with a
group of people of the same level as yours.
provides a good
Guide can work.
administration is handled by the organisation as well. An
Organisation within the Kayak Level system, can not function without
Guides and/ or Instructors. The same counts for the other way round,
with exception for the “independent Guide”.
Guide who wants to guide groups independent from an Organization,
also is able to achieve the Kayak Level Organisation certificate.
Disorganized self kayaking
knowledge, experience and skills of a Guide are with the exception
of specific instructor skills equal to that of an Instructor.
If Guides and/ or Instructors of the same level go kayaking
disorganized, everyone will be fully self responsible, unless this
mutual is prescribe differently by the concerning Guides and/ or
Instructors and is determined in writing.
To determine advise final terms
Guide is not responsible for determining final terms, but he/ she
can indicate with a + or - whether someone can paddling at an higher
level or needs to go back to a lower level.
the note + (plus), a person can paddle at a higher level. The
instructor finally determines whether this person truly is
suitable for this level.
A Note - (minus) is not a disgrace. Someone can not have his
day. However if there is a structural decline, the Instructor
only can effect that somebody’s level will decreased.
Key documents are:
Additional classifications are: