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If you’re working towards your Canoe Open Water Leader and want to develop your skills then this optional training course is the one for you.
This course is all about meeting your development needs. We’ll look at the paddling, leadership and rescue skills required to lead groups of open canoeists on journeys in open water with winds up to force 4 and up to 500m off the shore.
We’ll make sure you’ll leave the course with a detailed picture of the assessment standard, a development plan to get you to that level and a firm grasp of what the assessment will involve.
To help you work towards your British Canoeing Canoe Open Water Leader, which qualifies you to lead canoes on open water in winds of up to force 4.
Some experience of paddling canoes on open water in force 3 winds.
If you’re working towards your Canoe Open Water Leader and would appreciate some additional input then this optional training course is for you.
Take a good look at the skills checklist and assessment guidance, which can be found at https://www.britishcanoeingawarding.org.uk
The Leadership and Raft Guide awards course guide is also well worth reading.
This course runs with a maximum of 6 participants.
We’ll look at all the skills required to lead groups of open canoeists in on inland open water with winds up to 4. This will include sailing, rafting and poling as well as the paddling skills and tactics required to manoeuvre in moderate conditions.
We’ll also take a look at leadership, dealing with incidents and rescues.
|Date01/06/24||Cost (with accommodation)Call Us – Prices from £60pn||Cost (no accommodation)£315.00||Places|
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Packed lunch and afternoon tea and cake
In course transportation
Use of equipment
An en-suite bedroom
All meals from breakfast on the first day of your course until packed lunch on the final day.
We have a wide range of appropriate equipment available to borrow including;
Can't find exactly what you are looking for? We are happy to create it for you. You can hire one of our instructors or guides from as little as £280 a day, including any equipment. If you’re a group, all of our courses are available on a date that suits you or if you would prefer we can tailor a course to your requirements. Simply get in touch to discuss your requirements.