White Water Kayak Coach (Advanced Water) Training
  • Plas y Brenin
  • 2 Days
  • 4 People to 1 instructor

White Water Kayak Coach (Advanced Water) Training

  • Paddle
  • Kayaking
  • British Canoeing Award


You'll get plenty of practical advice that supports your journey towards the White Water Kayaking on Advanced White Waters Qualification on this two day course. Or you can simply use it as a repeatable, stand-alone course to support your ongoing learning and development. Alongside our friendly, highly experienced team, you'll explore different approaches to coaching and understanding and enabling learning. You'll also gain some core coaching skills as they apply to coaching on advanced white water. We'll support you in evolving your personal coaching development plan so that you have plenty of guidance to take away and put your learning into practice after the course.

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Can I book privately?

Yes. If you would like to book a private course then give us a call to discuss your needs.

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The Objectives

You'll have gained invaluable guidance to help you achieve the White Water Kayak Coach Award (Advanced Water) Qualification, and have your own action plan to help your development continue. If you're not working towards the qualification, you'll go away with plenty of practical guidance to support your ongoing learning and development.


* Please note: Itinerary is subject to weather and availability.

What to Expect

You'll spend day one applying the Coach Core behaviours to the advanced white water environment. On day two, you'll apply these principles practically as part of a coaching session. You'll have peer feedback and observation as well as trainer feedback. We'll then finish with an action planning session to prepare you for assessment.

Experience Required

Prior to attending the course you must have completed a number of prerequisites;

  • Full Home Nation Association Membership
  • Core Coach Training
  • Advanced White Water Kayak Leader Award

Your personal paddling skills should be well developed so that the full focus of the the course is on coaching skills. We recommend that you're able to demonstrate the skills you've developed from the Advanced White Water Kayak Leader award. You'll also need good knowledge of the discipline of advanced white water kayaking, as this provides the content of what you'll be coaching.

Coaching in the advanced white water setting presents many challenges. using our year of experience we'll help you meet these challenges.

Pete Catterall

We want to help you focus on achieving your goals, so comfortable accommodation (with WIFI included) and good food are part of the deal - you don't need to think about sorting this out for yourself. Support is on hand from our friendly, and exceptionally well qualified, staff to help develop your understanding and personal skills. They also help you to formulate an appropriate action plan for your further development. What's more, you'll have access to our extensive range of paddling equipment and clothing to use whilst honing your chosen skills. You just bring yourself, your 'can do' attitude, and determination to achieve excellence.

What do I need to bring?
Equipment List
How should I prepare?
Preparation guide
Course Schedule

Start your training

2 Days
Start Date
27th April, 2019
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2 Days
Start Date
5th October, 2019
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This course will help you become

A white water kayak coach able to work in advanced conditions

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