Course Dates
North wales, Scotland, French Alps on on request




5 star ass

5* WW Kayak Leader Assessment

Quick info
Course cost:
£160 

Course length:
2 days 

Places:
Available places.


Quick Info
The BCU 5* Leadership award is designed for those seeking assessment in leadership competency. Our accredited coaches will be examining your personal skills and leadership styles over two days in the dynamic environment of rivers up to grade 4/5.
Full course information

Your assessment will take place over two days in the advanced dynamic white water river environment. Fluid Combinations accredited coaches will be examining your knowledge, leadership methods and personal skills during both days.

Here is a copy of the BCU syllabus that will be assessed:

5 star white water kayak leader syllabus

 

Pre-requisites:

  • Stamped Leadership Registration form (LR) form
  • Recognised 2 day first aid award (within the last 3 years)
  • BCU 5* WW Kayak leader training (within the last 3 years)
  • BCU Advance White Water Water Safety and Rescue Training course (within the last 3 years)
  • Must be 18 years or above.
  • Previous experience: the candidate must provide documentary evidence of a minimum of 30 varied, quality, advanced white water kayak river days in 4 different geographical areas and logged experience of paddling grade 5. This experience needs to include time spent with a variety of groups in a variety of conditions. These conditions will include low to high water levels and rivers that are different in nature including:
  • Small narrow rivers
  • Wider larger volume with a more open feel to them
  • Steeper technical rivers
  • Pool drop rivers with features such as slides, drops and waterfalls.

 

 

After making payment for this course please download a booking form from the bottom of the page and return this to fluidcombinations@hotmail.co.uk to reserve your place on the course.

 

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