Grade 2 Trip Leader Assessment
Below is the minimum requirement for a Grade 2 Trip Leader for the QSKC. The below can be demonstrated through a variety of methods from practical, written or oral. RPL can be sought from the Technical Committee.
Grade 2 Trip leader definition
A Grade 2 Trip Leader can lead trips up to the following conditions:
- Seas to 1m
- Surf to 0.5m
- Paddles up to 20km per day, if more than 20km trip leaders must show in their planning/trip briefing that they have taken the distance into consideration
- If wind is over 20 knots, trip leaders must show in their planning/trip briefing that they have taken the wind into consideration
- Max distance of 5NM from shore.
- The Grade 2 Trip Leader assessment needs to be assessed in minimum winds of 11 – 16 knots.
Led 6 trips as Grade 1 Trip Leader