This course is a basic introduction to recreational white water kayak paddling. Students learn to paddle a kayak effectively and safely. Students learn through experience and instruction on the water. This two day progression takes place on a Weekend. Students become familiar with the following equipment and paddling skills: parts of a kayak; equipment needed for safe paddling; features of a river; basic stroke mechanics and safety concerns of white water paddling. Fee charged. Students evaluated on a Pass/Fail basis.