grid Adventures ⟶
From £175 Per Person

British Canoeing Coach Award Whitewater Canoe Coach Discipline Specific Training

The British Canoeing Discipline Specific Training course for Canoe coaches wanting to operate in whitewater up on rivers of up to class 2

This page is under construction……

Intense Two Day Course

On this intense two day course, you build on practical coaching in the environment building on the coaching theory introduced in the British Canoeing Coach Award Core Training Course.

We will include British Canoeing Coaching Philosophy- Present Coaching theory and practice along with Practical ways to develop paddlers in your chosen discipline.

This course is designed to be a Hands-On practical based course backed up with clever modern theory that will be approached in a way that should be understandable without too much time spent in the classroom.

On completion of this course, a candidate will have a clear pathway to assessment. Have the knowledge of how to complete the Coach Award e-learning course and understanding of what needs to be consolidated and completed before booking.


All equipment for this course can be provided however it is normal for candidates to bring their own.


This course can be run from several different locations – Regular venues we run this course are on The river Dee in llangollen and sections of the Tryweryn in Bala. We are a mobile provider and can run this course on any suitable venue of your choice.

Staffing Ratios:

We can run this course for the minimum of 2 people. there is a 1-4 ratio with a maximum of 8 people in total.

Excellent course thoroughly enjoyable and informative. Always felt in safe hands..would defo use again


The Details


£199 (2-day course)

Discounted to £125 if booked with a Core coach award.


Full Home Nation Membership

(BC, SW, CI, CS)

Core Coach Training

Home Nation Registration

Moderate Water Open Canoe Leader or 4* equivalent

Valid 2 day First Aid.

You Need:

Paddlesports Equipment can be provided.

Bring your own equipment if preferred

Pen and Paper Computer if required

Lunch & Refreshments


This course can be run from several different locations in North Wales or at your suitable venue.

*Link here – British Canoeing Course Guide for more information

Ready to learn?

Join the mailing list

We dont spam - Privacy Policy