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Which qualification is right for me?

If your New Years resolution is to learn something new, why not complete a British Canoeing qualification or award! There are a range of direct entry qualifications now available and clubs, centres and organisations may be wondering which qualification is right for the activities they run. This guidance will give you a clearer understanding of the options available to you and your paddlers looking to start or continue their journey on the qualification pathway. 

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Benefits of direct entry...

Find out more about each of the awards and book your course today using the following links:

​Interested in developing your personal paddling skills?

The NEW Personal Performance Awards were introduced in January 2019 and are designed for paddlers wanting to gain recognition of their learning and development, in the craft and environment they choose.

The awards allow paddlers to improve their skills, working towards the award of their choice, developing their decision making and fundamental skills. There are no dual discipline awards and all of the awards are direct entry, giving the paddler options to suit them. Find out more here

Check out 'My Pathway' which gives an overview of all our Coaching, Leadership, Safety and Personal Development qualifications and awards, so you can find your first or next steps in paddlesport.