British Canoeing Awarding Body Sheltered Water Coach Training

Price Icon£220
Kayak Level IconIntermediate/advanced
Calendar Icon2 Days
Location IconMultiple Locations
Instructor IconDan Daley
Ages Icon16+
Spaces Icon6

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Delivered by Rock the Boat Training


If you are looking at coaching canoe and kayak in a sheltered water environment, this two-day training focuses on how to coach the technical and tactical skills for sheltered water kayakers and canoeists. This practical based course will help you plan and deliver safe, enjoyable, progressive coaching sessions and you’ll explore the specifics to help you coach some typical learners relevant to you and the sheltered water environment.

This Discipline Specific Training is a mostly practical two-day course. The training is designed for those working towards a Coach Award and is also suitable as stand-alone training.

As a Coach you can work independently or you could be deployed by a club, centre or organisation. Being a Canoe and Kayak Coach allows you to design coaching to support your learners. You will be able to provide British Canoeing Awards and Training such as:

(Additional training and qualifications may be needed, check Paddles Up Training for more info)

Course Layout:

The Discipline Specific Training focuses on HOW to coach the WHAT (discipline specific skills) and WHERE you will be coaching. The training explores how to coach technical and tactical skills. The course will help you to plan and deliver safe, enjoyable, progressive coaching sessions and explore specifics to help you coach typical learners on Sheltered water.


  • Core Coach Training
  • Full Home Nation Association Membership
  • Appropriate paddle skills (Explore level)


Why Choose Rock The Boat Activities


32 years ofCombined Experience

RTB has been founded by outdoor professionals who are not only coach’s but also have competed internationally. With this wealth of knowledge, we are able to tailor your activities and make the outdoors a safe & enjoyable environment to learn and experience.



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