In 2013 Paddle Canada created this program in partnership with the National Search and Rescue Secretariat.  This safety awareness program is the latest addition to the mix of existing land and snow based programs of AdventureSmart ( 

The AdventureSmart is free and delivered by trained volunteers targeted towards novice to experienced paddlers or other interested parties.  The program is deliver through interactive activities highlighting the Three Ts, Trip Planning, Training, and Taking the Essentials.  

Trip Planning
leaving the right information with a responsible person

obtaining the knowledge and skills one need before heading out

Taking the Essentials
taking the basic equipment and know how to use it for your chosen activity

3 Programs: PaddleSmart, Hug-a-tree and Survive. Survive Outside/Snow Safety can be delivered to your group.
Please contact us.

If you are interested in having your staff become an AdventureSmart presenter give us a call.