Sea Kayaking Coastal Navigation and Tidal Planning Course

The British Canoeing Coastal Navigation and Tidal Planning course is designed to teach the key skills to safely plan your journey out on the sea. Learn how to interpret a navigation chart, understand the effects of the tide, currents and international rules on rights of way at sea.

 This course is theory based and is run from our training centre in Brighton Marina.



1 Day

Group Size



Minimum age: 18


To teach sea kayaking navigation, coastal planning, tides and the rules at sea.

Who is it for?

Anyone participating in sea kayaking and learn invaluable planning and navigation skills.


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Course Syllabus

Please follow this link to download the syllabus from the British Canoeing website.


Run from our training centre in Brighton Marina


Equipment supplied

All charts and navigation equipment is supplied.

Equipment shop

Take a look at our online shop for any equipment you might want for your outdoor adventures. We stock a variety of equipment and can give expert advice if you have any queries. Choose to collect your order on a course (free of charge) and your instructor will have it ready and waiting for you when you arrive.