Ladner Leisure Centre

***Please note that self-recovery competence is a requirement for full participation in the LPC***

Basic Recoveries

(Teaches wet exits/assisted & tandem recovery/solo recovery/swimmer recovery.) BRC’s will be scheduled upon demand on Tuesday evenings throughout the year at the Ladner Leisure Centre pool. Contact K.A.T. for details and registration information

Course Price: $59 + GST

Introduction To Kayaking First Strokes

Don’t know your front stroke from your front sweep? Want to paddle more efficiently? This is the course for you! Learn the introductory strokes & information you need to enjoy safe kayaking in calm conditions. Meet at the Elliott Street Wharf.

Course Price: $75 + GST

Rolling/Bracing Clinic

Learning an effective roll will increase your confidence and also improve your confidence on the water – and its fun too! In this intro clinic you will learn low and high braces and the fine art of balancing, or edging your boat for greater maneuverability and control. In the follow-up pool sessions, you will be introduced to a progression of exercises that lead to rolling your boat. To register please call 604-946-7507.

Course Price: $149 + GST

The cost for participation in this clinic will include all equipment. Students will also be provided with a wetsuit if desired.

How do I book?

For Basic Recovery and Introduction to Kayak First Strokes registration please call K.T.A. 604-946-7507 and quote the course you would like to register for. Class size will be limited. Please ensure to book early to avoid disappointment.


Participants who demonstrate competence in a self-rescue strategy will be certified by K.A.T. for solo paddles.