British Canoeing Sheltered Water Coach Training in Lancashire
Begin your coaching journey today with the Canoe & Kayak Sheltered Water Coach Award. Whether you aspire to coach canoeing and kayaking, support your club, or kickstart your career in coaching paddlesport, this course is tailored for you! This course will get you to grips with everything you need and is a prerequisite for completing the assessment. If you would like to book your assessment with us, too, you can! You can view it at the bottom of this page.
- Course Fee: £240
- Coaching Focus: Canoe and kayak in a sheltered water environment
- Duration: 2 days
The Canoe and Kayak Coach Award equips you to coach paddlers seeking to gain or improve their paddlesport skills. Delve into coaching beginners and those looking to enhance their skills in a sheltered water environment. As a coach, you can work independently or be deployed by a club, centre, or organisation. This qualification enables you to create tailored coaching sessions for learners and equips you to provide British Canoeing Awards and Training, which includes Personal Performance Awards, Safety Training, and Coach Development opportunities. Throughout your development, you’ll have the chance to progress your paddling skills and build lasting connections.
- Open to individuals keen on coaching canoeing and kayaking.
- Note: Being a canoe and kayak coach can be challenging as you will need to demonstrate competence in both canoe and kayak.
Why Choose Us
Join a community of like-minded individuals eager to learn, develop, and have fun while sharing their love of paddlesport. The Coach Award provides a supportive environment through formal and informal learning opportunities. As a coach, you’ll enjoy lifelong learning opportunities, fostering a sense of community and friendship. Our centre believes in providing learning opportunities that extend beyond assessments, ensuring a holistic coaching experience.
- Comprehensive training to support your coaching journey
- Opportunities for continuous learning and development
What's Not Included:
- Personal paddling equipment and accessories
- Accommodation (available upon request and subject to availability)
Frequently Asked Questions
The fee covers comprehensive training, tailored coaching, and opportunities for lifelong learning, fostering a supportive community.
Absolutely, the course is designed for those wanting to develop paddlesport knowledge and skills in a sheltered water environment.
Yes, the training equips you to work independently or be deployed by a club, centre, or organisation to design coaching sessions tailored to learners’ needs.
Accommodation is not included, but it can be requested, subject to availability. Contact us for personalised arrangements.