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BC Paddlesport Leader Training

August 20, 2019 @ 8:00 am - August 21, 2019 @ 5:00 pm

£165 – £550

Who is this for

The Paddlesport Leader is aimed at paddlers taking on formal leadership responsibilities in order to run safe, quality, enjoyable trips for groups or individuals based on their  needs and aspirations.

Course Outline

This course has been designed to solidate your skills before your Paddlesport Leader Assessment. On this practical course, you will explore leadership skills and the associated personal, safety and rescue skills. Your coach will support you by providing a bespoke action plan to help you towards a successful assessment.

Things we will cover and develop on this course are:

  • Participant focused leadership skills
  • Personal paddling skills
  • Rescue skills
  • Underpinning background knowledge, understanding and experience

These are the things that will be looked at in your assessment.


Find out about the other Leadership Awards available with Rock the Boat Activities.


There are no prerequisite qualifications to complete your training but you do need to make sure that the following has been covered otherwise the course cannot take place.

  • Valid (within 3 years) British Canoeing recognised 1-day First Aid award
  • Full Home Nation Association Membership
  • Registration Fee

Recommended Kit To Bring

Personal paddling equipment for sheltered water environment.

If you need any equipment then please get in touch prior to the course – Email info@rocktheboatactivities.co.uk

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August 20, 2019 @ 8:00 am
August 21, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
£165 – £550
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07590 686 913


Rock The Boat Activities LTD
Unit 2, Old Water Yard
Dorking, Surrey United Kingdom
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