Paddlesport Instructor

Course Overview

The Paddlesport Instructor award is designed for people whose main focus is to deliver paddlesport taster/starter sessions and short journeys in very sheltered water environments, within the safety management systems of clubs/centres or other organisations.

  • Two days of combined training and assessment
  • Only prerequisites are Home Nation membership and Foundation Safety and Rescue Training (FSRT)
  • No workbook but an optional eLearning is available
  • Available in stable craft including closed and open cockpit kayaks, sit-on-tops, stand-up-paddleboards, and open canoes

The qualification will support the instructor with practical skills such as kitting up a group and getting afloat, initial familiarisation activities, games and activities to support learning and how to use mini journeys to support learning, inspire adventure and exploration.  This will be enhanced with support on how these sessions can be delivered in a way that is enjoyable, safe and rewarding.

FSRT Course Dates:

23rd March 2019

Cost £70

Paddlesport Instructor Course Dates:

6-7th April 2019

Cost £200

Paddlesport Instructor Package

FSRT, First Aid (8hr) & Paddlesport Instructor

Cost £355

For more information please use the contacts page with your enquiry.