Sheltered Water Canoe and Kayak Coach

If you’re looking to coach canoeing and kayaking on sheltered water, this two day training focuses on how to coach the technical and tactical skills for canoe and/or kayak paddlers in a sheltered water environment. The course will help you plan and deliver safe, enjoyable, progressive coaching sessions and you’ll explore specifics to help you coach some typical learners relevant to you and the sheltered water environment.

Prerequisites

  • Core Coach Training
  • Full Home Nation Association Membership

Recommended Equipment

Personal paddling equipment for sheltered water environment.

If you need any equipment then please get in touch prior to the course. Email coaching@RockTheBoatActivities.co.uk

To become a Sheltered Water Canoe and Kayak Coach, you will need to successfully complete a one day, mainly practical assessment. This will include assessment of your practical coaching and safety and rescue skills; supplemented with professional discussion and questioning.

Prerequisites

  • Core Coach Training
  • Canoe and Kayak Coach (Sheltered Water) Training
  • Coach Award E-Learning
  • Assessment Check In

Evidence of minimum standards of deployment:

  • Valid 1 day First Aid Training
  • Safeguarding Training
  • Full Home Nation Association Membership
  • Aged 16 or over at the time of assessment