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Starts 26 Jan 10-6 Finishes 27 Jan 0 places remaining

BC Paddlesports Instructor Course

British Canoeing Paddlesports Instructor


This qualification is the first step towards coaching in paddlesports.  It introduces the fundamentals of safe, ethical and effective paddlesport coaching. The qualification is ideal for anyone looking to get into coaching, be it competitive or recreational. The qualification is not craft specific and can be completed as a boat-based or bank-based qualification.

The main aim of an entry level qualification is to show your passion for paddlesport and start to inspire the next generation of paddlers with taster sessions and beginner level courses.

This course will be run by a British Canoeing Assessor, you will cover all the course content and complete the four Assessment Tasks:

Visit the British Canoeing website for more information:


Suitable for

Aspirant Coaches who meet the Pre Requisites.


Minimum age 14 years 

Foundation Safety and Rescue training

Home Nation Coach Registration (CR) Form


2 days, 9am-5pm







Starts 26 Jan 10-6 Finishes 27 Jan 0 places remaining

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BC Paddlesports Instructor Course activities schedule

April 2019

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A Royal Yachting Association (RYA) & British Canoeing (BC) approved training centre, regulated by the Adventure Activities Licensing Service (AALS).

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