British Canoeing Paddlesport Leader Training
  • Plas y Brenin
  • 2 Days
  • 6 People to 1 instructor

British Canoeing Paddlesport Leader Training

  • Paddle
  • British Canoeing Award
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Overview

Leading and facilitating safe and enjoyable activity is a rewarding process. Learn from our years of experience doing this to fast track your development.

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Can I book privately?

Yes. If you would like to book a private course then give us a call to discuss your needs.

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The Objectives

You'll develop the leadership skills needed to look after others in both single discipline and mixed fleets, for example; touring kayaks, open canoes, suitable situ2022onu2022tops, general purpose kayaks, standu2022upu2022paddleboards, crew boats, or racing craft.u00a0You'll also learn how to apply your leadership skills to groups undertaking journeys for different purposes ranging from school or outdoor education activity to commercial paddlesport guiding. This course will equip you with the knowledge to go out and build the experience you need to prepare for the Paddlesport Leader Assessment.

Itinerary

* Please note: Itinerary is subject to weather and availability.

What to Expect


You'll spend most of the time on the water taking a practical look at the effective leadership of a mixed fleet of craft including canoes , kayaks and SUPs. You'll have one day on a lake and the other on a slow moving river. We'll give you plenty of opportunity to try out your skills in a real world setting.


Experience Required

You'll need to be at 3* standard in a craft to benefit from this training course.

Why Choose Plas y Brenin?

We want to help you focus on achieving your goals, so comfortable accommodation (with WIFI included) and good food are part of the deal - you don't need to think about sorting this out for yourself. Support is on hand from our friendly, and exceptionally well qualified, staff to help develop your understanding and personal skills. They also help you to formulate an appropriate action plan for your further development. What's more, you'll have access to our extensive range of paddling equipment and clothing to use whilst honing your chosen skills. You just bring yourself, your 'can do' attitude, and determination to achieve excellence.

Leading and facilitating safe and enjoyable activity is a rewarding process. Learn from our years of experience doing this to fast track your development.

What do I need to bring?
Equipment List
How should I prepare?
Preparation guide

Available Course Dates

Start the booking process by selecting a course date, then adjust your details to suit your requirements.

Course Start Date
Duration
Spaces available
Cost*
Course Start Date
28th May, 2022
Duration
2 Days
Spaces available
4
Cost*
Non-Residential:
£227.00
Residential:
£329.00
Course Start Date
3rd September, 2022
Duration
2 Days
Spaces available
5
Cost*
Non-Residential:
£227.00
Residential:
£329.00

*If your course is based at Plas Y Brenin, Capel Curig, residential prices include catering from the morning of your course start date and cover the duration of your course, accommodation starts on the night before your course commences to the morning of the last day of your booking.

This course will help you become

A Paddlesport Leader

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