In line with current Welsh Government guidelines CIWW is temporarliy closed. If you have a booking with us in the near future, we will be in contact with you to make alternative arrangements. Our vouchers are still available to purchase online here and are valid for an extended period. We are contactable during office hours Monday to Friday on info@ciww.com. We will be be updating our social media channels with any further news @cardiffintww

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Cardiff International White Water
Watkiss Way
Cardiff Bay
CF11 0SY

Canoe Leader 

This course delivers the personal skill level required to lead a group of up to four solo canoe paddlers, (or three tandem canoe crews) on Moderate White Water and Moderate Inland Water.

The Canoe Leader course content emphasises the application of a variety of techniques appropriate for moving water, and exposed open water, requiring the paddler to perform appropriate and effective manoeuvres in real situations.

PRE-COURSE REQUIREMENTS

Training:  Be paddling at the Progressive Canoe Award standard.

Assessment: 

  • Canoe Leader training (within 3 years)
  • BC WWS&R or Rescue 3 WRT
  • Home Nation Leadership Registration
  • Home Nation Membership
  • Valid 2 day First Aid training 
  • Aged 16 over 

COURSE DURATION

Training: 2 days (09:00 - 17:00)

Assessment: 2 days (09:00 - 17:00)

PRICE

Training: £180 per person 

Assessment: £180 per person 

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Reasons to choose CIWW?
We have great onsite facility with easy access to rivers for all our courses. Don’t have any kit or want to try some fresh kit out on the river? We have some of the latest gear on the market for you to try.
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