The Level 4 Kayak Instructor Qualification aims to enable candidates to:
1. Become qualified to instruct advanced kayaking skills and lead safe kayaking trips on Grade III/ IV water with groups of up to 4 students.
2. Train and Assess for the Canoeing Ireland Levels 1, 2, 3 and 4 Kayak Skills Awards.
3. Teach advanced River Safety and Rescue and run RSR 1, RSR 2 and RSR 3 Training Courses.
4. Promote safe kayaking standards, foster further participation and improvement in kayaking standards.