British Canoeing Certificate in Coaching Paddlesport Level 2 Course 2017
- Key Information
Level 2 Paddlesport Coaching Course
Director - Leo Hoare Tutor - Ian Hayward
Venue: 8th Norwich Sea Scouts Headquarters 70b Bishopgate, Norwich, NR1 4AA.
Dates: Tuesday 27th to Friday 30th June
Boats and Equipment can be provided
Teas and Coffees are provided but please bring your own lunch.
Cost: £240 per person
Bursaries: Are available from Norfolk Community Fund. Suggest you outline costs of training and assessment as only 75% of costs are granted up to £300.
To Apply: If you are a member of the 8th Norwich please sign up via the webpage as normal. If not a member of the 8th, please use this webform to apply.
Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Paddlesport introduces the skills and coaching behaviours required for developing performance through progressive coaching.
Level 2 coaches are trained and assessed to work independently in the planning, delivery and review of progressive and developmental sessions for their paddlers.
The qualification is suitable for coaches wishing to work with paddlers from any paddlesport discipline, and is available as either a bank-based or a boat-based award, and is certificated as either a single discipline (canoe or kayak) or dual discipline (canoe and kayak).
Candidates wishing to book on to a Level 2 training or transfer course must register with British Canoeing or their respective Home Nation Association.It is advisable to do this at least 2-weeks prior to the training course.
The registration process must be completed before attendance on a Level 2 coaching course and is different to booking a place on a course, which is done directly with the course provider. Registration links are provided at the bottom of this page.
In order to register for the Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Paddlesport candidates must be 17 years of age or older, and hold the following:
- Level 1 Certificate in Coaching Paddlesport or British Canoeing Level 2 (achieved prior to 2007)
- Foundation Safety and Rescue Training
- British Canoeing Full Individual Membership
Additionally boat-based candidates are also required to hold:
- Relevant Star Award: 2 Star Award or Paddlepower Discover and 3 Star Award in any discipline
- OR competition equivalent performance. Please see Star Awards Equivalents for Competition Paddlers.
Registration fee is £45 for full Home Nation Association members.
Registration is valid for 12 months. You must attend the training course within 12 months of the date registration was processed by the Home Nation Association. In order for registration to remain valid you need to maintain full Home Nation Association membership. If more time is required you may Request an Extension.
NOTE: While only a single 3 Star is required at the point of registration, candidates wishing to complete the dual discipline assessment will need to hold 3 Star awards in both a canoe and a kayak discipline at the point of assessment.
Registration Guidance here.
Registration via this FORM (at least two weeks prior to course commencement ie 13th June!
|Harry Shearer||Explorer, Notice|
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