Paddlesmart Industry and Public presentations

Industry Workshop
Friday, February 10, 2017 9am – 12pm
Where: Halifax Boat Show – Halifax Exhibition Centre, 200 Prospect Road, Halifax, NS

Industry Workshop Description: This session will give industry partners, sales staff, and/or managers the information needed to present PaddleSmart safety tips and information to clients, at public demonstrations or include relevant information in sales and recreational paddling support pitches. Who might be interested: People selling or working with watercraft, particularly recreational paddling. People looking to have a free value added component to their sales, working with new boaters, boost professional reputation, business operations, presentations, public events persona, and/or involved with youth/schools.

Registration is required for Industry Workshop. To Register please email: Dawn Callan at 613-547-3196 ext 12
Workshop is FREE however admission to the boat show for $12 is required.

Public Paddlesmart Workshops:

Saturday, February 11, 2017 2pm – 3pm
Sunday, February 12, 2017 2pm – 3pm

Public Workshop Description: PaddleSmart is a an activity based presentation for new paddlers of any age, wanting to learn about water and paddle sport safety. Whether you are new to paddling or you have lots of experience, PaddleSmart is a good fit for those interested in learning more about how to be safer out there by being aware and being prepared.

Presenter: Graham Ketcheson, Paddle Canada Executive Director.