NTNUI-Padling arranges a course in sea- and whitewater kayaking twice a year. When you pass the course you get a certificate that is the baseline in the progression stairs for kayaking in Norway.
These courses are announced in the spring and the autumn. Normally it is 2-3 courses each semester for both sea and whitewater. It is possible to borrow a wetsuit, but it is recommended to acquire your own clothing (kayak, paddle, PFD, sprayskirt is availibale to borrow at the course, and after). The payment for the course includes equipment rental for one year.
If you want to get the saftety-, tecnique- or the activity leader course, NTNUI-Padling covers this with 65% of the payment. More expensive courses at other clubs is covered with a maximum price at 975,-.