Combine your coaching skills with a moderate water environment. Training and assessment for kayak and canoe.

The Courses

This award is designed for BC Coaches who hold a 4* leader award and wish to introduce paddlers to the moderate water environment.

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This is a great award to take your Level 2 coaching skills into a more dynamic environment. It also allows you register to become a three star assessor in the chosen discipline.

We run this course as a one day training, then one day assessment – take a look at the prerequisites below, if you have all the training ones in place you can do the training and assessment over two consecutive days – get in touch if you need advice.

Prerequisites (for training):

Candidates will require the following prerequisites:

  • BCU Moderate Water Registration (CR Form)
  • BCU UKCC Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Paddlesport
  • BCU 4 Star Leader Award Canoe
  • Be 18 Years Old or Older
  • Hold a recognised 8 hr first aid award

Prerequisites (for assessment):

Candidates will require the following prerequisites:

  • Training completed
  • A minimum of 10 logged coaching hours in the sheltered water environment post holding BCU UKCC Level 2
  • A minimum of 20 leading hours in the specific moderate water environment, post holding 4 star. (divided into 10 hours leading journeys on lakes/lochs in moderate water conditions and 10 hours on moving water).

We understand that assessments can be very stressful, so we aim to make them has painless as we can, by being relaxed and approachable.

More information:

Rest assured we do not try to catch you out and we know the level of each of the awards intimately – so no horror stories!!

We consider all assessments to be further learning and whilst giving you a fair assessment conducted in a professional manner, we hope you go away with lots of new ideas and ways to progress with your paddling further.

Our assessments are based in the Corwen area of North Wales.

This award is designed for BC Coaches who hold a 4* leader award and wish to introduce paddlers to the moderate water environment.

More information:

This is a great award to take your Level 2 coaching skills into a more dynamic environment. It also allows you register to become a three star assessor in the chosen discipline.

We run this course as a one day training, then one day assessment – take a look at the prerequisites below, if you have all the training ones in place you can do the training and assessment over two consecutive days – get in touch if you need advice.

Prerequisites (for training):

Candidates will require the following prerequisites:

  • BCU Moderate Water Registration (CR Form)
  • BCU UKCC Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Paddlesport
  • BCU 4 Star Leader Award Kayak
  • Be 18 Years Old or Older
  • Hold a recognised 8 hr first aid award

Prerequisites (for assessment):

Candidates will require the following prerequisites:

  • Training completed
  • A minimum of 10 logged coaching hours in the sheltered water environment post holding BCU UKCC Level 2
  • A minimum of 20 leading hours in the specific moderate water environment, post holding 4 star.

We understand that assessments can be very stressful, so we aim to make them has painless as we can, by being relaxed and approachable.

More information:

Rest assured we do not try to catch you out and we know the level of each of the awards intimately – so no horror stories!!

We consider all assessments to be further learning and whilst giving you a fair assessment conducted in a professional manner, we hope you go away with lots of new ideas and ways to progress with your paddling further.

Our assessments are based in the Corwen area of North Wales.