White Water Leader Assessment

From: £200.00

The White Water Leader assessment (formally 4* kayak) is a two day course. Before booking on to the course please ensure you meet the pre-requisites and your BCU or SCA membership is valid.

Accommodation

Accommodation

White Water Leader Assessment

The White Water kayak Leader assessment (formally 4* kayak) is a two day course. Before booking on to the course please ensure you meet the pre-requisites and your BCU or SCA membership is valid. If you are unsure of your current paddling ability, or have not been in a boat for some time then we can offer a private days coaching the day before the course to ensure you are current and ready for the training.

The cost of the course includes:

  • The technical assessment
  • Transport to and from the venues
  • The use of a kayak (if required) although if you have your own you may prefer to use your own boat.

It does not include

  • Accommodation
  • Food
  • You will require all your own personal paddling & safety equipment.
  • Personal registration or certification fees.

On the White Water kayak Leader Assessment Course, you will look at the following content. In order to ensure that you are at the standard in your application of strokes to achieve suitable techniques and boat control in real situations as well as all the group management and safety side of things as well.

  • Part A – Personal Paddling Skills
  • Part B – Rescue Skills
  • Part C – Safety, Leadership & Group Skills
  • Part D – Theory

The cost of the white water kayak leader assessmentcourse does not include accommodation, but there is the option to add 2 nights accommodation at Cairngorms Adventure Centre if required.

Take a look at the British Canoeing webpage on the White Water Kayak Leader award to find out more information.

If you are interested in becoming an outdoor instructor, then why not take a look at our Outdoor Instructor Training Courses?

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