BCAB Advanced White Water Award

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Kayak Level IconAdvanced
Calendar Icon1 Day
Location IconMultiple Locations
Instructor IconDan Daley
Ages IconAll Ages
Spaces Icon6

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The BCAB Advanced White Water Award Course elevates paddling skills for Grade 4-5 rivers, focusing on decision-making, hazard assessment, and group safety. Expert coaching ensures mastery of advanced techniques for navigating challenging conditions and effective communication. Post-trip reviews foster continuous improvement, making each day on the water safer and more enjoyable for seasoned enthusiasts and newcomers alike.


BCAB Advanced White Water Award Course Content:

  • Decision-making for Grade 4-5 rivers
  • Environmental assessment
  • Paddling location selection
  • River features and hazards identification
  • Route selection and control
  • Group dynamics and communication
  • Advanced rescue techniques
  • Post-trip reviews for improvement

If you’re unsure whether or not the BCAB Advanced White Water Award Course is for you, please give us a call or drop us a message, and we’ll help guide you down the correct path!



Boats and equipment can be hired for an additional cost. Please enquire when booking and we can give you a price breakdown.

Minimum Number and Water Levels:

All of our river skills courses require a minimum number to run. When in natural river environments course may be moved location or postponed if we do not have the correct conditions.

Courses being run on man-made venues do not include your water fees in the booking cost.

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