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SUP Inland Open Water Leader Assessment

The SUP Inland Open Water Leader is open to anyone with experience of paddling in inland waters.

The award will enable you to lead fun, safe and enjoyable trips for groups of paddleboarders, with a range of experience. As a Leader you will lead paddleboarders with a range of experience. This will be on trips based on their needs in a moderate inland open water environment.

As a result of becoming a Leader; you can choose to work independently or be deployed by a Club; Centre or Organisation.

These trips can be wide ranging from educational experiences, social adventures or trying something new.

You may also be able to provide British Canoeing Awarding Body Awards and Training, such as: Personal Performance Awards – Paddle Start Award, Paddle Discover Award and the Stand Up Paddleboard Sheltered Water Award.

Note: other experience, training or qualifications may be required.

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£0 per person

Mon 16th Oct
10:00 - 17:30 · 2 spaces left
Tue 17th Oct
10:00 - 17:30 · 2 spaces left


Cancellation Policy

We need five full days (120 hours) notice for a full refund if the customer is unable to attend. We are willing to discuss partial refunds in special situations where this minimum notice has not been provided.

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Where we'll meet

The meeting location is decided on the day.

Training and Assessment locations will be decided on the day. We often use the Chichester area. Sessions can be cancelled or postponed at short notice if weather conditions are not appropriate for the award.

Thames Paddleboarding
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