The Level 2 Kayak Skills Award aims to enable participants to:
• Kayak safely and competently on flat water, Grade I rivers, very sheltered coastal areas as a member of a group of peers.
• Be able to carry out basic safety techniques with the assistance of another member of the group or the person in the water.
• Be able to safety plan and carry out a trip in a flat-water environment considering all relevant factors.
• For level two skills holders U-18 it is recommended that these paddlers be supervised by a person over the age of 18 who has suitable experience.