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4 Days. £260

Paddle Sport Instructor Award - Swanage, Dorset

Learn, train, qualify, enjoy

Paddle Sport Instructor Dorset


Friday Sept 28th to Monday 1st October 2018


09:00 to 16:00 each day

What to bring

- Personal paddling gear

- Lunch

- Log Book

- CR Form


We provide are variety of boats and paddles for the course but you are welcome to bring your own


  • Just £100 deposit 
  • Total Cost £350
  • Accommodation Included  
  • 18th - 23rd of March 2019

About the Award

The Paddle Sport Instructor Award the award that has replaced Level 1 Coach. The award gives you the foundation of paddlesport coaching and is the first generally the first award you need to teach paddle sports


It allows to you delivery fun, safe and rewarding taster sessions as well as teach some core paddling skills


Before the start of you course you must have:

- Foundation Safety & Rescue

- 2 Star (or higher) in Canoe and kayak

- You will need to register for the course with British Canoeing ATLEAST 2 weeks before the start of the course

Of Note

This course is the 2018 edition and it is set to change for 2019. 

The award is being reduced in remit for the start of 2019. The key changes will be:

- 2 days rather the 4

- It will only allow you to deliver in VERY sheltered conditions rather than sheltered conditions

- It will only be in 1 craft

Please see here for more detail https://www.britishcanoeingawa...


  • Just £100 deposit 
  • Total Cost £350
  • Accommodation not Included  
  • 28th Sept - 1st October 2018

Who are Land & Wave

We're based in Dorset, but operate all over the UK and in the French Alps.

Land & Wave trains lots (and lots) of Outdoor Instructors every year. 

Why use Land & Wave

Our staff love what they do and love sharing adventures with people.

We are NOT stuffy, old school and aloof.

We're good at paperwork and communication - you'll know exactly what's going on.

The mountains are incredible, everyone should get to enjoy them.

Reserve your spot

The meeting location and base for the course will the the Land & Wave HQ:

Land & Wave

Unit 14 Jaden Centre

Prospect Business Park

Prospect Way


BH19 1EJ

Google Maps

Depending on conditions and the objectives for each day we will use various (rather splendid!) locations in the area which include Swanage Bay, Studland, Wareham River and some lakes




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6+ people

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