Domain - Canoeing - Kayaking

Domain - Canoeing - Kayaking

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Level 1

Demonstrate kayaking skills on sheltered or slow-moving water

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Version 1 This unit standard replaced unit standard 477.

20818 Unit Standard 2 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: select clothing and fit personal equipment; demonstrate kayaking skills; demonstrate rescue procedures; and demonstrate an understanding for the care for self, others and the environment.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 102 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Skills Active Aotearoa Limited - Outdoor Recreation Advisory Group Skills Active Aotearoa Limited

Level 2

Demonstrate kayaking skills on Grade II whitewater

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Version 1

20121 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate: kayaking on Grade II whitewater; kayaking river rescues on Grade II whitewater as a rescuee; river reading skills on Grade II whitewater; and an understanding for the care of self, others and the environment.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 102 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Skills Active Aotearoa Limited - Outdoor Recreation Advisory Group Skills Active Aotearoa Limited

Roll a sea kayak

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Version 2

20128 Unit Standard 2 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to roll a sea kayak.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 99 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Skills Active Aotearoa Limited

Demonstrate canoeing skills on Grade I whitewater

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Version 1 This unit standard replaced unit standard 482.

20819 Unit Standard 3 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate concern for the environment and for others; care for canoeing equipment; demonstrate strokes which are effective on Grade l water in a canoe; and demonstrate skills in safety and rescue procedures for canoeing.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 102 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Skills Active Aotearoa Limited - Outdoor Recreation Advisory Group Skills Active Aotearoa Limited

Roll a kayak

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Version 6

476 Unit Standard 2 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to roll a kayak.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 102 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Skills Active Aotearoa Limited - Outdoor Recreation Advisory Group Skills Active Aotearoa Limited

Demonstrate kayaking skills on sheltered or slow moving-water
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 5

477 Unit Standard 3 Credits

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This unit standard will cover clothing, equipment, safety procedures and paddling techniques for trainees who want to experience kayaking on sheltered or slow-moving water. This unit may be done at the same time as for Unit 492, Demonstrate river rescue skills for kayaking and canoeing on Grade 2 water but is a prerequisite for Unit 478, Demonstrate kayaking skills on Grade 2 water

Standard-setting body:

Skills Active Aotearoa Limited - Outdoor Recreation Advisory Group Skills Active Aotearoa Limited

Roll a decked open canoe

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Version 6

480 Unit Standard 1 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to roll a decked open canoe.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 102 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Skills Active Aotearoa Limited - Outdoor Recreation Advisory Group Skills Active Aotearoa Limited

Demonstrate open canoeing skills on sheltered or slow-moving water
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 5

482 Unit Standard 3 Credits

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This unit standard will cover clothing, equipment, safety procedures and paddling techniques for trainees who want to experience open canoeing on sheltered or slow-moving water. This unit standard is a prerequisite for Unit 483, Demonstrate canoeing skills (open/decked) on Grade 2 water.

Standard-setting body:

Skills Active Aotearoa Limited - Outdoor Recreation Advisory Group Skills Active Aotearoa Limited

Roll a sea-kayak in sheltered or slow-moving water
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 5

488 Unit Standard 1 Credits

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This unit standard is for the trainee who would like to learn to roll a single sea-kayak in sheltered or slow-moving water. This unit standard is a prerequisite for Unit 489, Demonstrate sea-kayaking skills on slow-moving or sheltered water.

Standard-setting body:

Skills Active Aotearoa Limited - Outdoor Recreation Advisory Group Skills Active Aotearoa Limited

Demonstrate sea kayaking skills on sheltered or slow-moving water

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Version 7

489 Unit Standard 3 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: select clothing and equipment appropriate for sea kayaking; transport and handle kayaking equipment in preparation for sea kayaking on sheltered or slow-moving water; demonstrate strokes which are effective on sheltered or slow-moving water in a sea kayak; demonstrate skills in safety and rescue procedures for sea kayaking; and demonstrate an understanding for the care of self, others and the environment.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 99 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Skills Active Aotearoa Limited

Level 3

Prepare for sea kayaking and demonstrate sea kayaking skills in sheltered sea conditions

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Version 2

19428 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: prepare for sea kayaking at sea; transport and handle sea kayaking equipment in preparation for sea kayaking in sheltered sea; demonstrate paddle strokes for sea kayaks at sea; and land on and exit from beaches.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 99 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Skills Active Aotearoa Limited

Demonstrate knowledge of and maintain equipment used for sea kayaking

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Version 2

19430 Unit Standard 2 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of equipment used for sea kayaking, and maintain equipment used for sea kayaking.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 99 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Skills Active Aotearoa Limited

Demonstrate kayaking skills on Grade III whitewater

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Version 2

20122 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate: kayaking on Grade III whitewater; kayaking river rescues on Grade III whitewater as a rescuee; river reading skills on Grade III whitewater; and an understanding for the care of self, others and the environment.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 102 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Skills Active Aotearoa Limited - Outdoor Recreation Advisory Group Skills Active Aotearoa Limited

Plan for and participate in a multi-day kayaking trip on Grade II whitewater

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Version 2

20125 Unit Standard 3 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to plan for, prepare, participate in, and evaluate a self-contained multi-day trip on Grade II whitewater.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 102 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Skills Active Aotearoa Limited - Outdoor Recreation Advisory Group Skills Active Aotearoa Limited

Demonstrate independent kayaking skills on Grade II whitewater

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Version 2

20126 Unit Standard 6 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: plan a Grade II whitewater river trip; demonstrate familiarity with kayaking equipment; demonstrate independent kayak skills and river rescue skills on Grade II whitewater; and demonstrate an understanding of the management strategies for care for self, others, and environment.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 102 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Skills Active Aotearoa Limited - Outdoor Recreation Advisory Group Skills Active Aotearoa Limited

Demonstrate canoeing skills on Grade II whitewater

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Version 2 This unit standard replaced unit standard 483.

20820 Unit Standard 8 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: prepare for and plan a river canoe trip on Grade II whitewater; demonstrate river reading and river rescue skills for Grade II whitewater; paddle effectively, in a canoe, on a river with a variety of Grade II whitewater rapids; and demonstrate an understanding for the care for self, others and the environment.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 102 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Skills Active Aotearoa Limited - Outdoor Recreation Advisory Group Skills Active Aotearoa Limited

Demonstrate canoeing skills on Grade III whitewater

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Version 2 This unit standard replaced unit standard 484.

20821 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate canoeing on Grade III whitewater; participate in river rescue canoeing on Grade III whitewater as a rescuee; demonstrate river reading skills on Grade III whitewater; and demonstrate an understanding of the management strategies for care for self, others and the environment.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 102 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Skills Active Aotearoa Limited - Outdoor Recreation Advisory Group Skills Active Aotearoa Limited

Demonstrate kayaking knowledge and skills

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Version 1 This unit standard and unit standard 26239 replaced unit standard 14223.

26237 Unit Standard 5 Credits

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This unit standard is primarily intended for people such as club or youth group leaders, teachers, or leaders at an outdoor activity centre, who provide kayaking experiences in flat or sheltered water environments. People credited with this unit standard are able to: describe kayaking equipment used in New Zealand; prepare for kayaking; demonstrate kayaking skills; and demonstrate kayaking related rescue and recovery techniques.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 99 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Skills Active Aotearoa Limited

Demonstrate kayaking skills on Grade 2 water
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 5

478 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This unit standard is for trainees who would like to become competent paddlers on moving water to Grade 2, and includes learning to roll in Grade 2 water. This unit standard is a prerequisite for Unit 479, Demonstrate kayaking skills on Grade 3 water.

Standard-setting body:

Skills Active Aotearoa Limited - Outdoor Recreation Advisory Group Skills Active Aotearoa Limited

Roll a C1 canoe in Grade 2 water
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 5

481 Unit Standard 2 Credits

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This unit standard is for the trainee who would like to learn to roll in Grade 2 water in a C1 decked canoe. This unit standard can lead on to Unit 484, Demonstrate canoeing skills (decked canoes) on Grade 3 water where rolling on both sides in Grade 3 water is covered.

Standard-setting body:

Skills Active Aotearoa Limited - Outdoor Recreation Advisory Group Skills Active Aotearoa Limited

Demonstrate canoeing skills (open/decked) on Grade 2 water
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 5

483 Unit Standard 8 Credits

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This unit standard is for trainees who would like to become competent paddlers in either decked or open canoes on moving water to Grade 2.

Standard-setting body:

Skills Active Aotearoa Limited - Outdoor Recreation Advisory Group Skills Active Aotearoa Limited

Demonstrate sea-kayaking skills on open water
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 5

490 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This unit standard is for trainees who would like to become competent paddlers in sea-kayaks on day and multi-day trips on open waters in close proximity to landing points. The trainee also learns to roll in medium-sized surf, i.e. surf of up to one metre height. This unit standard is a prerequisite for Unit 491, Demonstrate sea-kayaking skills on open exposed coastlines.

Standard-setting body:

Skills Active Aotearoa Limited - Outdoor Recreation Advisory Group Skills Active Aotearoa Limited

Demonstrate river rescue skills for kayaking and canoeing on Grade 2 water
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 5

492 Unit Standard 3 Credits

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This unit standard is for kayaking and canoeing trainees who want to learn skills for rescuing self and/or another swimmer on Grade 2 waters. It includes the recovery of equipment without the use of mechanical advantages other than a single throwbag or towbelt. This unit standard is a prerequisite for Unit 494, Demonstrate river rescue skills for kayaking and canoeing on Grade 3 water; Unit 478, Demonstrate kayaking skills on Grade 2 water and Unit 483, Demonstrate canoeing skills (open/decked) on Grade 2 water.

Standard-setting body:

Skills Active Aotearoa Limited - Outdoor Recreation Advisory Group Skills Active Aotearoa Limited

Surf in a kayak in ocean waves with a wave face of at least half of a metre
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 2

5485 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: prepare to surf ocean waves; surf ocean waves; and perform rescues in ocean waves with a wave face of at least half a metre.

Standard-setting body:

Skills Active Aotearoa Limited - Outdoor Recreation Advisory Group Skills Active Aotearoa Limited

Level 4

Demonstrate rescue procedures for sea kayaking in close proximity to landing sites

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Version 2

19429 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate rescue procedures for sea kayaking in close proximity to landing sites.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 99 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Skills Active Aotearoa Limited

Complete a one-day and a multi-day sea kayaking trip with peers in close proximity to landing sites

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Version 2

19431 Unit Standard 8 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: individually plan and prepare for a one-day and a multi-day sea kayaking trip with peers; undertake a one-day and a multi-day sea kayaking trip with peers; demonstrate independent navigational skills on a one-day and a multi-day sea kayaking trip; and demonstrate environmental care on a one-day and a multi-day sea kayaking trip with peers.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 99 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Skills Active Aotearoa Limited

Demonstrate sea kayaking skills on open water

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Version 2

19432 Unit Standard 8 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: prepare for sea kayaking on open water; check and transport equipment for sea kayaking; demonstrate paddle strokes in a single sea kayak on open water and in surf; and demonstrate landing on and exiting from beaches adjacent to open water and surf without the use of a rudder.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 99 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Skills Active Aotearoa Limited

Demonstrate canoeing and kayaking river rescue skills on Grade III whitewater

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Version 2

20123 Unit Standard 9 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate knowledge of river rescue principles and equipment for canoeing and kayaking; and demonstrate canoeing and kayaking river rescue skills on Grade III whitewater as a rescuer.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 102 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Skills Active Aotearoa Limited - Outdoor Recreation Advisory Group Skills Active Aotearoa Limited

Demonstrate independent kayaking skills on Grade III whitewater

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Version 2

20127 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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People credited with this unit are able to: plan a Grade III whitewater river trip; demonstrate independent kayak skills on Grade III whitewater; and demonstrate an understanding of the management strategies for care for self, others, and the environment.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 102 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Skills Active Aotearoa Limited - Outdoor Recreation Advisory Group Skills Active Aotearoa Limited

Lead a kayaking experience in a flat or sheltered water environment for a group

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Version 1 This unit standard and unit standard 26237 replaced unit standard 14223.

26239 Unit Standard 12 Credits

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This unit standard is primarily intended for people such as club or youth group leaders, teachers, or leaders at an outdoor activity centre who provide group kayaking experiences in flat or sheltered water environments. People credited with this unit standard are able to: plan to lead a group in a flat or sheltered water kayaking experience; supervise a group to load and secure kayaks for transport; prepare to lead a group in a flat or sheltered water kayaking experience; brief a group in a flat or sheltered water kayaking experience; lead a group in a flat or sheltered kayaking experience; and evaluate own performance as leader of a flat or sheltered water kayaking experience.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 99 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Skills Active Aotearoa Limited

Demonstrate kayaking skills on Grade 3 water
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 5

479 Unit Standard 9 Credits

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This unit standard is for trainees who would like to become competent kayakers on Grade 3 water, on both day and overnight trips. A reliable roll on both sides will be developed. The unit includes group management and leadership skills for trainees paddling in a group of peers.

Standard-setting body:

Skills Active Aotearoa Limited - Outdoor Recreation Advisory Group Skills Active Aotearoa Limited

Demonstrate canoeing skills (decked canoes) on Grade 3 water
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 5

484 Unit Standard 9 Credits

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This unit standard is for trainees who would like to become competent in decked canoes on Grade 3 water, on both day and overnight trips. A reliable roll on both sides will be developed. This unit includes group management and leadership skills for trainees paddling in a group of peers.

Standard-setting body:

Skills Active Aotearoa Limited - Outdoor Recreation Advisory Group Skills Active Aotearoa Limited

Demonstrate sea-kayaking skills on open exposed coastlines
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 5

491 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This unit standard is for trainees who would like to become competent paddlers with a reliable roll, on open exposed coastlines under difficult conditions. The unit includes the basics of group management and leadership skills for trainees paddling in a group of peers.

Standard-setting body:

Skills Active Aotearoa Limited - Outdoor Recreation Advisory Group Skills Active Aotearoa Limited

Demonstrate river rescue skills for kayaking and canoeing on Grade 3 water
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 5

494 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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This unit standard is for kayaking and canoeing trainees who want to learn skills for rescuing self and others on Grade 3 water and develop skills for the recovery of people and equipment using rope rescue skills. This unit standard is a prerequisite for Unit 479, Demonstrate kayaking skills on Grade 3 water.

Standard-setting body:

Skills Active Aotearoa Limited - Outdoor Recreation Advisory Group Skills Active Aotearoa Limited

Manoeuvre a kayak in waves and holes on grade 3 water
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 2

5486 Unit Standard 6 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to manoeuvre a kayak in waves and holes on grade 3 water.

Standard-setting body:

Skills Active Aotearoa Limited - Outdoor Recreation Advisory Group Skills Active Aotearoa Limited

Manoeuvre canoe in waves and holes on grade 3 water
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 2

5493 Unit Standard 6 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to manoeuvre a canoe in waves and holes on grade 3 water.

Standard-setting body:

Skills Active Aotearoa Limited - Outdoor Recreation Advisory Group Skills Active Aotearoa Limited

Level 5

Instruct kayaking on sheltered or slow-moving water
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 4 This unit standard has been replaced by unit standard 26237 and unit standard 26239.

14223 Unit Standard 26 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate personal kayak rescues and technical kayak skills in preparation for instructing; demonstrate understanding of kayaking equipment and its maintenance requirements in preparation for instructing; prepare for instructing kayaking on sheltered or slow-moving water; instruct in skills for kayaking on sheltered or slow-moving water; use instruction techniques; provide leadership for kayaking sessions on sheltered or slow-moving water; and evaluate the effectiveness of the instruction and leadership provided.

Standard-setting body:

Skills Active Aotearoa Limited

Instruct kayaking on Grade II whitewater

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Version 3

14224 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: prepare for instructing kayaking on Grade II whitewater; instruct skills for kayaking on Grade II whitewater and for independent kayaking on Grade II whitewater; provide leadership for Grade II whitewater kayaking trips; and evaluate the effectiveness of the instruction and leadership provided.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 102 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Skills Active Aotearoa Limited - Outdoor Recreation Advisory Group Skills Active Aotearoa Limited

Co-ordinate river rescue for kayaking or canoeing on white water
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 1

16632 Unit Standard 5 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: explain hazards found on Grade 2 white water and their potential effects on boats and people; select equipment required to successfully complete a rescue in Grade 2 white water; co-ordinate technical rescues and demonstrate technical rescue skills on Grade 2 white water; and use equipment and demonstrate knowledge of equipment maintenance used for river rescue

Standard-setting body:

Skills Active Aotearoa Limited - Outdoor Recreation Advisory Group Skills Active Aotearoa Limited

Demonstrate rescue procedures for sea kayaking on open water

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Version 2

19433 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate rescue procedures for sea kayaking on open water.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 99 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Skills Active Aotearoa Limited

Plan and prepare for multi-day, and guide one-day sea kayaking trips, with clients on open water

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Version 2

19434 Unit Standard 12 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: plan and prepare for a multi-day sea kayak trip; instruct clients on sea kayaking skills and procedures for a multi-day sea kayaking trip; guide clients on a one day open water sea kayaking trip; practice risk management during the sea kayaking trip; navigate on the sea kayaking trip; interpret weather on the sea kayaking trip; and demonstrate knowledge of beacons, buoyage and rules of the sea.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 99 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Skills Active Aotearoa Limited

Instruct kayak rolling

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20124 Unit Standard 11 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: role model kayak rolling; manage kayak rolling sessions; and instruct kayak rolling.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 102 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Skills Active Aotearoa Limited - Outdoor Recreation Advisory Group Skills Active Aotearoa Limited

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