Level 1 Certificate in Coaching Paddlesport

Course Date: TBC

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Course Overview

The British Canoeing Level 1 Certificate in Coaching Paddlesport is the first step on the paddlesport coaching pathway, and the entry point for most paddlesport coaches.

This qualification develops the foundation coaching skills that underpin coaching practice. Specifically, it introduces the fundamentals of safe, ethical and effective paddlesport coaching and is available as a bank-based or a boat-based qualification. The qualification is not discipline specific and is suitable for coaches who work with paddlers from any of the competitive and recreational paddlesport disciplines.

The course prepares coaches, for running taster sessions, coaching introductory core skills, coaching paddlers in a variety of craft and coaching in sheltered and very sheltered water conditions, normally with the support of a more qualified coach.

For more information about the Level 1 Certificate in Coaching Paddlesport and to register with British Canoeing please visit https://www.britishcanoeing.org.uk/courses/level-1-certificate-in-coaching-paddlesport