Leadership training offered by British Canoeing is embedded into the 4 Star and 5 Star Awards. As well as developing advanced personal skills, these discipline specific awards provide basic leadership training in the moderate water environment. The following links will take you to the up to date pages on the British Canoeing website.

If you are new into leading or have had a break check out how to get involved here.

Please remember that you need to register for the awards with your own home nation. If that is Canoe Wales, contact Val at and request a Leadership Registration (LR) Form.

Click here to go to: British Canoeing

Canoe Association of Northern Ireland

Scottish Canoe Association


Leadership Awards

Paddlesport Leader Award

Moderate Water Leader Award

Advanced Water Leader Award

Cadet Leader Award

Rafting Guide Award

Bell Boat Helm Leader Award

Leadership Support Calendar

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