Canoe Slalom Technical Coach Craig Morris has won a prestigious award at the UK Sport PLx Conference, which shines a light on those within the High Performance system who go above and beyond to make an exceptional impact.
Applications close in 1 week for the Canoe, Slalom and Touring Technical Groups.
Instructors, Coaches, Leaders and Guides, we have some top tips and recommendations to maintain your learning and development journey from the comfort of your sofa, to enable you to gather knowledge and grow your coaching skills during this time.
This month's edition includes the NEW Leadership Awards, an update about the First Aid extension eLearning and the opportunity to apply for the Technical Groups.
In January 2021, British Canoeing will introduce a new Leadership Award suite aligned to the British Canoeing Educational Philosophy aimed at increasing the number of qualified leaders and providing more opportunities for people to paddle.
British Canoeing Coaching and Qualifications Department are looking for Canoe, Slalom and Touring specialists to help shape qualifications and awards, advise on discipline developments and support the Head of Coaching and Qualifications.
Canoe Slalom coaches Craig Morris and Gareth Wilson launch exciting Challenge Cards project, enhancing coach and athlete development across paddlesport.
Leeds Beckett University are conducting are survey that is aimed at coaches representing a range of nations, sports, levels of competition, ages, experience, qualification levels and status to explore anti-doping.
Due to the additional guidance, British Canoeing Awarding Body will be further extending the First Aid Extension eLearning to the 31 March 2021.
We will shortly be announcing a bursary aimed at financially supporting the development of coaches and leaders in English affiliated clubs. Before the bursary details and application forms are made available we are asking for a club representative to fill in the short survey below.
We are pleased to introduce the NEW Safeguarding refresher eLearning, as well as provide a further extension to the First Aid Extension eLearning. Now that people are getting back on the water, it's a great time to start your Personal Performance Awards eLearning or nominate your hero for the British Canoeing 2020 Virtual Awards.
It is important that as Paddlesport Instructors, Coaches, Leaders and Guides, you continually keep your Membership, First Aid and Safeguarding in date. This operational requirement ensures that your qualification remains current.