BC Kayak Leader (4 Star) Training

Formerly known as the 4 Star Kayak award, the BC Kayak Leader training course aims to fine tune your personal skills on grade 2/3 water and a qualification which allows you to safely lead groups - all in one!

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Over the 2 days we will look at effective leadership techniques which will give you a game plan what ever the rapid and the paddling skills needed to make your plan easy to put into practice.

We will cover:

  • River reading skills
  • Forward paddling on rapids, change of pace and accuracy
  • Breaking in/out
  • Ferry gliding
  • Using features like small waves and stoppers
  • Being an effective team leader and team member in rescues / incidents
  • Application of leadership
  • Leadership strategies, judgement and decision making
  • Safety awareness and risk management
  • Group control and management
  • Hypothermia / first aid
  • Access
  • Environment
  • Planning
  • Water features/hazards

4 Star Canoe Syllabusprinter freindly pdf document


11-11-2017 9:00 am - 12-11-2017 5:00 pm
Getafix HQ
Getafix HQ
Tyn yr Ardd, Carrog Corwen, Denbighshire LL21 9LB United Kingdom


£175.00 2