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British Canoeing Coach Award Whitewater Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) Coach Discipline Specific Training

Become a progresive paddleboard coach on Whitewater  with Ty Nant Outdoors

This British Canoeing Discipline Specific Training course for the Whitewater SUP  (DST) .

This course is designed for coaches wanting to operate in moderate whitewater

(see definitions here: British Canoeing Environmental Definitions & Deployment Guidance for Instructors, Coaches & Leaders  

On this intensly fun and practicle two day course, you build on your Paddleboard coaching theory introduced in the British Canoeing Coach Award Core Training Course and apply to the whitewater environment .

 We will use and build on British Canoeing Coaching Philosophy,  Present Coaching theory and practice along with Practical ways to develop paddlers.

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 – Our local Rover Dee is perfect so often the course is located in Llangollen.


Our courses are run by industry leading professionals. Our worldly paddlesports Coaching experience of all levels of ability along with educational excellence in Sports Science, Sports Education & Theory back up the quality of our courses. This with years of experience delivering British Canoeing Courses. Join us for that added value, with our fun and friendly staff.


The British Canoeing Coach Award – Discipline Specific Training Courses are 2 days long and have a 1 to 4 staff to client Ratio.  There is a minimum of 2  and maximum of 8 candidates on a course.

We had a fantastic time kayaking on the white water. Andy and Warrick are very professional and made us feel safe as we were all beginners. I would thoroughly recommend Ty Nant Outdoors


The Details


£199 (2-day course)

Includes British Canoeing Course Fees

Combined Core coach and DST = £360


Full Home Nation Membership

(BC, SW, CI, CS)

Core Coach Training

Home Nation Registration

Valid 1 day First Aid

appropriate skill level

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

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