Private/Bespoke/Tailor Made Courses, Training, Hoildays etc. 

Your course your way total flexibility anywhere, any group. From beginners taster sessions in calm sheltered locations to guide and coach training in challenging tide races and overfalls. 

Contact Kenny, arrange dates, go paddle. 

The links below give some  ideas of the range of Private/Bespoke/Tailor Made Courses that are available


Covid 19

1:1 courses available for locals ie Argyll (risk assements and procedures are in place to maintain Covid security)

Contact  Ken

if you have any questions.


Thanks to everybody for their continued support. Good luck and stay safe.

Leadership and guiding. 

Courses now available on leading which can be used as a top up or as preparations for SCA/BCU leadership and guiding awards including dimple, practical on the water solutions, planning, group control and risk management. 

Level 5 sea Kayak Scotland coach Kenny spends over 200 days a year sea kayaking with individuals and groups of all abilities predominantly in the tide races around Seil  with excellent where tide races meet ocean swell such as Cuan sound.


Contact Kenny for full details. 

Guiding and or Skill Development

   Check your level.


Tide Races and Overfalls
  From first steps to advanced techniques and tactics I have something for all.


Rescues and Incident Management
  How to avoid them and what to do should they happen. Paddle suits provided.


Rock Hopping and Close Quarters Maneuvering
  I have perhaps the best area ever for this. 


Practical Navigation
  Read the book? Done the course? Lets see how it works in practice.Simple effective tools to put into use.


Rolling Courses
  First time roller or have it nailed in the pool? I have the environment, techniques and tactics to help you develop a confident and reliable combat roll. 



School and Youth Groups

  Tailored to your requirements we are AALA registered.


Duke of Edinburgh Award

Sea kayak Scotland is an approved activity provider. (AAP)


Technical Advice and Staff Training

Kenny is a technical adviser for a number of organisations and outdoor centres in kayaking both sea and Inland, canoeing, mountain biking, climbing, mountaineering, gorge walking and ropes courses. 


Family Courses 
  Due to popular demand I now have a dedicated package. 


Winter courses

  Winter has many great days, follow the link to check or weather guarantee!


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Sea Kayak Scotland


Isle of Seil

Oban PA34 4RJ


Call us on:

07771 918 431

01852 300 770


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