British Canoeing Coaching Courses

BC Paddlesport Instructor Award

Course aims –  two day combined training and assessment. This is the first step on the British Canoeing coach ladder and is aimed to help support the aspirant instructor in introducing people into the world of paddlsport through fun games in a sheltered water environment using craft seemed suitable for first time experiences whether that's a sit on top kayak, open canoe or paddle board.

Before attending the Paddlesport Instructor Award the following pre-requisites need to be met:

  • Foundation Safety and Rescue Training course completed – You will need to be practiced at rescuing a range of crafts from yours ahead of the PIA course.

  • Valid British Canoeing membership.

  • Register for the course through British Canoeing, this will cost £45.

  • Be over 14 years of age at the time of the course.

9th/10th May 2022

Cotswold Water Park Hire (Lake 86)

4 spaces left.

Course provided by:

Joshua Telling 

£220

 

BC Core Coach Training

Course aims –  The core coach training is the entry point qualification and offers discipline specific pathways across all paddlesport disciplines. During this two day training course we will cover different approaches to coaching, how people learn and core coaching skills. 

Pre requisites - Full home nation membership

Price includes Rapid Skills paying the BC admin fee of £20

Course Dates and Locations:

On Request

£220

 

BC Coach Discipline Specific Training - Sheltered Water 

Course aims –  This 2 day course looks at how and what you will be coaching in a sheltered water environment in kayak, canoe. We will look at how you coach technical and tactical skills and how to plan, deliver and review safe enjoyable sessions filled with progression.

Pre-requisites - Core Coach training, full home nation membership

Price includes Rapid Skills paying the BC admin fee of £20

Course Dates and Locations:

On Request

£220