Course description
  • The British Canoeing Awarding Body Paddlesports Safety & Rescue course is intended for all paddlers, coaches and volunteers, irrespective of craft or discipline choice, and is available in either bank-based or boat-based options.It provides training on key skills needed to operate safely and deal with common emergencies in a sheltered water environment. These skills then form the foundations for safety and rescue throughout British Canoeing Awarding Body awards.

    Pre-Requisites

    Able to swim in normal paddling clothing suitable for the prevailing conditionsBoat-based candidates must also:Hold the current Paddle Explore Award, 2 Star Award or be of equivalent ability due to the paddling environment and the boat control required to complete the courseBank-based participants accessing the course are not required to hold a Personal Performance Award. However, they should be prepared to fully participate in all relevant aspects of the course.A First Aid certificate is not a prerequisite. However, holding a First Aid certificate is strongly recommended for all paddlers.

    British Canoeing Information

    https://www.britishcanoeingawarding.org.uk/download/168

    https://www.britishcanoeingawarding.org.uk/download/167

    https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLG39ew-O5f_2KmRRuBmeye8KoeGdBCFR-

  • The British Canoeing Awarding Body Paddlesports Safety & Rescue course is intended for all paddlers, coaches and volunteers, irrespective of craft or discipline choice, and is available in either bank-based or boat-based options.It provides training on key skills needed to operate safely and deal with common emergencies in a sheltered water environment. These skills then form the foundations for safety and rescue throughout British Canoeing Awarding Body awards.

    Pre-Requisites

    Able to swim in normal paddling clothing suitable for the prevailing conditionsBoat-based candidates must also:Hold the current Paddle Explore Award, 2 Star Award or be of equivalent ability due to the paddling environment and the boat control required to complete the courseBank-based participants accessing the course are not required to hold a Personal Performance Award. However, they should be prepared to fully participate in all relevant aspects of the course.A First Aid certificate is not a prerequisite. However, holding a First Aid certificate is strongly recommended for all paddlers.

    British Canoeing Information

    https://www.britishcanoeingawarding.org.uk/download/168

    https://www.britishcanoeingawarding.org.uk/download/167

    https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLG39ew-O5f_2KmRRuBmeye8KoeGdBCFR-

  • This courses is available on these dates:
  • Date(s)

    22/09/2023

    Spaces left

    8

    Location

    East Budleigh, Budleigh Salterton

    Cost

    £0.00

  • Date(s)

    12/04/2024

    Spaces left

    8

    Location

    East Budleigh, Budleigh Salterton

    Cost

    £115.00