White Water Kayak Leader Training
  • Plas y Brenin
  • 2 Days
  • 6 People to 1 instructor

White Water Kayak Leader Training

  • Paddle
  • Kayaking
  • British Canoeing Award
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Overview

You're already a qualified leader in other paddling disciplines and you want to up your game in white water kayak leading to match your existing skills. You'll spend this two day course covering minimum training requirements for this award. You'll cover the personal paddling and leadership skills necessary to prepare you for white water kayak leader (formerly known as 'BCU 4 Star White Water Leaders Award Training) assessment.

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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 be a more confident leader with the personal paddling, rescue, safety, leadership and group skills needed for this award. You'll be one step closer to being a White Water Kayak Leader and be equipped with suitable techniques and boat control in real situations.

Itinerary

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

What to Expect


You'll spend two days with our experts helping you to hone your skills on Grade 2/3 white-water.

Experience Required

You should be an experienced paddler with some experience of paddling on white water with a minimum personal skill level of The British Canoeing 3* White Water kayak award. You should also have attended the British Canoeing White-Water Safety and Rescue course prior to assessment.

Leading other people on white water is both rewarding and challenging. We'll help you to develop a robust skill set to do this with ease.

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

Length
2 Days
Start Date
9th March, 2019
Spaces left
6
Cost
£269
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2 Days
Start Date
11th May, 2019
Spaces left
6
Cost
£278
Length
2 Days
Start Date
14th September, 2019
Spaces left
6
Cost
£278
Length
2 Days
Start Date
23rd November, 2019
Spaces left
6
Cost
£278
Length
2 Days
Start Date
7th March, 2020
Spaces left
6
Cost
£278
This course will help you become

a white water kayak leader

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