BCU 4 Star Canoe Leaders Award Assessment

COURSE DATES:
2016 Dates to be confirmed

WHO SHOULD ATTEND THE COURSE:
Anyone who has already completed the BCU 4 star training. Please note that the new BCU 4 star award is a requirement for attending a training course for the qualification of Level 3 coach.

THE AIM OF THE COURSE:
The test is designed to indicate that the candidate has sufficient ability to lead groups on grade 2 rivers and across sections of open water.

WHAT IS NOT INCLUDED:
Food

AFTER THE COURSE:
It is hoped that at the end of the weekend you will be a better paddler and have gained the new BCU 4 star award.EXTRAS:You can use any of the centre equipment including canoes and paddles.

WHAT WILL I NEED TO BRING:
As well as the usual paddling equipment you will be expected to bring with you a first aid kit, repair kit, throw bag, spare clothing, emergency equipment, packed lunch,  sling, carabiner, knife, air bags, dry bags, a flask of hot drink and a simple repair kit (Tape, multi tool etc).

WHERE WILL I STAY:
You can stay in the centre - all bedding is provided.

FOOD:
No meals are provided as part of the course but there is a self-catering kitchen in the centre.

COST:
125 this includes accommodation but excludes any BCU / WCA fees.

EXTRA INFORMATION:
For additional information on the new BCU 4 star test have a look on http://www.bcu.org.uk
Once you have completed this course and before you attend your assessment you need to fill in and send off a LR FORM.

If you would like to attend a course please download a Booking Form fill it in and post it to us. For any further enquiries email the address below or phone us on 01559 363209.

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