Equipment required for the Level 3 Kayak Instructor Assessment:

• Suitable foot rest• Adequate footwear• Split Paddle

A properly equipped kayak must include: Personal canoeing equipment must include: Equipment must also include:
Rigid end loops and/or toggles Paddle Towing System
Suitable buoyancy Wetsuit and /or sufficient thermal clothing Throw Rope
Suitable foot rest Spray Deck River Knife
A kayak must be of sufficient volume to carry out all necessary safety equipment and perform any rescue as required by the Level 3 Kayak Instructor qualification Buoyancy Aid with integrated harness Mobile phone
Cagoule First Aid Kit*
Helmet Repair Kit
Flask and Food
Spare Clothes
Bivvy Bag or equivalent
Group Shelter
Slings x 2
Karabiners x 2
Waterproof Bag or other method of keeping equipment dry
Description Bivvy Bag or equivalent

*Recommended Contents of First Aid Kit:

Rubber gloves Roller bandages (assorted 3´sizes) Assorted plasters
Paramedical shears 3´Wound dressings (assorted sizes) Safety pins
Vent aid or resuscitation barrier device Triangular 3´bandages/td> Tweezers
Notebook and pencil Roll of first aid tape Foil blanket or emergency blanket
Cagoule First Aid Kit*
Waterproof container (to keep supplies dry) Penlight or snap light