Canoe & Kayak
Training​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
A selection of training courses are available each year and are subsidised for Surrey Students by the student's union. For more information about any of the courses, check out the BCU website. Use this page to pay for and reserve your space on our upcoming courses. Please check once you have paid that your name has appeared on the trip list! Most of the information about each trip will be posted within the Facebook event which will be created in our members group. Please click here to join our Facebook group and learn more about any of our trips!

The kit you will need to bring with you will be similar to the kit required for trips (apart from first aid which is totally land based!). Some generic kit lists can be seen using the following links, please check these lists when you pack to make sure you remember everything!

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First Aid Training

This course will help you to feel confident when dealing with a variety of first aid incidents. First aiders are essential for our club to minimise the risks inherent in the sport.
WWSR Course
Dates: 8-9th February 2020
Accommodation: Scout hut in Llangollen
Spaces: 6
This course is suitable for anyone who would like to learn more about how to keep yourself and others safe on the water. An exciting, practical course, this will help increase your confidence and show you what to do when things don't go quite as planned!
http://tynantoutdoors.com/courses/safety-rescue/whitewater-safety-rescue-wwsr/
AWWSR Course
Dates: 8-9th February 2020
Accommodation: Scout hut in Llangollen
Spaces: 6
Advanced White Water Safety & Rescue Course. This course builds upon and refreshes the knowledge you will have learnt in the WWSR course. You will learn how to deal with more challenging situations and be taught advanced rescue skills.
http://tynantoutdoors.com/courses/safety-rescue/advanced-whitewater-safety-rescue/
Moderate Whitewater Kayak Leader Training Course

This is the weekend training course that must be attended prior to attending the Whitewater Kayak Leader Assessment. This course will help you to improve your personal kayaking skills and show you how to apply these skills to lead and train groups of paddlers on white water.