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If you’re working towards your Paddlesport 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 leadership and rescue skills required to lead mixed craft groups on journeys on open water with winds up to force 3 and on gently moving rivers. We’ll also help you to develop your own paddling skills in your chosen craft.
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 should involve.
To help you work towards your British Canoeing Paddlesport Leader, which qualifies you to lead mixed craft groups on sheltered lochs, gently flowing rivers and slow moving estuaries.
To get the most out of this course you’ll feel confident manoeuvring your chosen craft on sheltered water.
If you’re working towards your Paddlesport Leader and would like 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 mixed craft groups on sheltered open water and gently moving rivers. This likely to include rafting and sailing as well as the paddling skills and tactics needed to manoeuvre your boat.
We’ll also take a look at rescues, dealing with and avoiding incidents.
|Date28/05/24||Cost (with accommodation)Call Us – Prices from £60pn||Cost (no accommodation)£205.00||Places|
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|Date03/08/24||Cost (with accommodation)Call Us – Prices from £60pn||Cost (no accommodation)£205.00||Places|
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Use of kit
Packed lunch and afternoon tea each day
Bed in en suite room – available from 3pm on day before your course starts
Meals from breakfast on the first day of your course, until packed lunch on the final day.
Use of the facilities at Glenmore Lodge
We have a wide range of appropriate equipment available to borrow including;
Glenmore Lodge also has a pool & climbing wall
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.