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Catch Up with Coaching

This edition includes the NEW assessing competence in the paddlesport environment eLearning, new What It Takes to Progress Resources, as well as your opportunity to become a Technical Group member.

Don't forget, if you've been paddling throughout July, we want to know about it! It's your last chance to register your Go Paddling Month paddles. Plus... there's Gill spot prizes up for grabs every time you register!

  • NEW Assessing Competence in the Paddlesport Environment eLearning: British Canoeing Awarding Body is delighted to launch the NEW Assessing Competence in the Paddlesport Environment (ACPE) eLearning. This eLearning focuses on the processes of assessing as well as the standardisation of assessment across awards and qualifications. It’s full of great information to help both new and experienced assessors consider their current practice.
  • NEW What It Takes To Progress Resources: We are pleased to share a range of resources to support athlete development, specific to the Slalom discipline. These resources would support coaches develop an understanding, deliver sections within the programmes related to What It Takes To Progress, as well as signpost learners.
  • British Canoeing recruit Technical Group members: British Canoeing Coaching and Qualifications Department is looking for specialists to help shape, advise and provide recommendations to our qualifications and awards. Applications are now open for anyone who feels they are able to commit and contribute for a 2 year period. Throughout this period, projects will include contributing to the Safety Award Review.
  • Frank Dick: How Olympic Gold Medals are Made: UK Coaching share this exclusive series with British Athletics' former Director of Coaching Frank Dick OBE. In the four-part series, Frank draws on his vast experience as one of the country’s most pre-eminent sports coaches to offer a masterclass in how to maximise athletic potential and support athletes to achieve peak performance at the critical moment. Topics include 'planning', 'preparation', 'knowing your athlete' and 'psychology'.  

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Instructors, Coaches, Leaders, Raft Guides and Bell Boat Helms can deliver some of the Personal Performance Awards. All aspirant Providers will need to complete the Provider eLearning. The eLearning provides 10 CPD points and access to a range of logos to use for your marketing and promotion. Click here to start your eLearning today!