The British Canoeing Awarding Body Paddlesports Safety and Rescue course aims to provide paddlers with the key safety and rescue skills required to operate safely and to be able to deal with common problems in a sheltered water environment.
The course is designed for all paddlers irrespective of their chosen craft. The objective is to introduce, explore and practice simple stragies and safe skills that can provide the paddlers with the tools to solve common paddling issues.
Candidates will explore simple stragies and safe skills that can provide the tools to solve common paddling issues. The course content focuses on rescuing from the paddlers specific craft and covers equipment, safety frameworks, as well as a range of rescues including contact and towing rescues, self-rescue and deep water rescues.
This course is open to all ages, but participants need to either hold the Paddle Explore Award or equivalent ability due to the paddling environment and the craft control required to complete the course.
You will receive:
- British Canoeing PSRC Certificate
- Tailored training and support
- 6 hours of training
- Relevant equipment and craft/boats
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£80.00 per person