Whitewater Kayak leader Assessment

Whitewater Kayak leader Assessment

£170.00

Whitewater Kayak Leader Assessment

 

Your Whitewater Kayak Leader Assessment ( Old 4 Star)  is run over two days  and will take place on sections of grade 2-3 white water
They will include suitable river journeys with real students to lead,

Your assessment will be a relaxed one where we will be looking at your  application of strokes and boat control in real situations while giving you every opportunity to shine on the day with your group

Dates:
A course can be run on a dates that suits you,  please get in touch with dates or timeframe

Whitewater Leader Assessment Dates

Description

Your whitewater kayak leader Assessment

Assessments are run over two days  and take place on sections of grade 2-3 white water
They will include suitable river journeys with real students to lead,

Your assessment will be a relaxed one where we will be looking at your  application of strokes and boat control in real situations while giving you every opportunity to shine on the day with your group

Your Whitewater Kayak Leader Assessment will look at your skill level as required to lead a group of paddlers in appropriate locations, on Grade 2-3 moderate white water conditions and your judgement of the conditions and the ability of the group and to make the appropriate decisions along the way with the ability to modify your plans as required.

You will be assessed on your

  •  Personal Paddling Skills
  •  Rescue Skills
  •  Safety, Leadership and Group Skills
  •  Theory

White Water Kayak Leader Overview

Minimum age
16 years
Duration
2-day Training / 2-day Assessment
eLearning
Optional and free-of-charge.   Leadership eLearning
Completion time
You have 3 years to complete the course

Prerequisites

  • White Water Kayak Leader training within previous 3 years
  • Relevant Safety Training: White Water Safety & Rescue training or (or Rescue 3 Whitewater Rescue Technician)
  • First Aid Award: Recognised 2-day First Aid within last 3 years
  • British Canoeing registration Fee: £39
  • Age: 16 years of age, or older

What you need

Your expected to present your self ready for assessment and have appropriate equipment for both your self and your group suitable for a grade 2-3 river journey

Make sure you have your Log Book
Your Stamped British Canoeing LR Form
Evidence of your Training , WWSR & First Aid Certs

What we can provided
We can provide most equipment please get in touch in advance,

Dates:
See our Calendar above  for up coming course dates
A course can be run on a dates that suits you, We are Flexible, please get in touch with dates or timeframe

Location:
North Wales Area; Depending on water Levels on the day,
The default meet point unless told otherwise is
Mile End Mill, Llangollen, LL20 8AD Click to see Map

Cost:
2 Day assessment: £170
Group Prices available for 4 or more
Course fees do not cover any Certification or additional fees that may be incurred, eg. Parking or access fees,

Course Documents

To view the associated documents with this course, click here
For full details of the content covered, please refer to the White Water Kayak Leader Syllabus.
For full details of the content covered, please refer to the White Water Kayak Leader Assessment Notes.