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American Canoe Association (ACA)
Coastal Kayak Instructor Training & Assessments
Offered by Sea Kayak Carolina



STAY TUNED — SKC HAS RELOCATED TO MT. PLEASANT, JUST NORTH OF CHARLESTON. We'll be scheduling more ACA Courses Soon.

Visiting Charleston?   Looking for a place to stay?

Check out our list of local hotels, campsites and more!


ACA Kayak Instructor Development and Assessment

Do you have personal skills as a paddler in protected water near shore with winds up to 10 knots, waves up to one foot, and currents up to one knot? Have you thought about furthering your kayaking experience and potentially becoming certified as an ACA Instructor?  If so, then please read on...

The Instructor Certification Workshop (ICW) is designed to develop coastal kayak instructors, and to certify them at the appropriate level. Instructor criteria can be found at the ACA website:

ACA Level 1 Introduction to Kayaking

ACA Level 2 Essentials of Kayak Touring

ACA Level 3 Coastal Kayaking

Review some of our testimonials!

If you have ever thought about certification as a kayak instructor, this is the program for you. Certification dependent upon meeting criteria for Kayak Instructor Level 1 or Coastal Kayak Instructor Level 2 or Level 3.

Kayaks and other gear will be available as needed.

Please contact Sea Kayak Carolina at 843-225-7969 for more information.




Sue Kershaw is an ACA Coastal Kayak Instructor Trainer (Level 3).  She is a Coastal Kayak Open Water Instructor (Level 4). 
Sue is co-owner of Sea Kayak Carolina.
   Contact the shop to discuss contracting Sue to lead ACA coastal kayaking programs at your location. 



Scott Szczepaniak is an ACA Coastal Kayak Open Water Instructor Trainer (Level 4). Scott is the managing owner of Sea Kayak Carolina.   Contact the shop about contracting Scott to lead ACA coastal kayaking programs at your location.