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Become a Course Provider with Paddles Up Training

  • Are you looking for a training provider to certificate your learners with internationally recognised and highly regarded qualifications?
  • Are you looking for regulated courses that are designed to support instructors, coaches and leaders to deliver safe, engaging, empowering and enjoyable paddlesport sessions with the paddler at the heart of the process?
  • Would you like to benefit from a unique online area to support you to mange, advertise and submit course results 24/7?

If the answer to any of those questions is YES, you’re in the right place!

Open Water (Advanced Water) Performance Coach Award
White Water Canoe Performance Coach Award
Sheltered Water Performance Coach

The benefits of choosing Paddles Up Training:

  • We are the only training provider permitted to run British Canoeing Awarding Body Qualifications and Awards outside of the UK,
  • No annual fees or hidden fees,
  • Once qualified, you can run as little or as many courses as you want, our fees are pay as you go,
  • Access to promotion, resources and a dedicated support team, allowing you to focus on growing your business and running on the water training,
  • No requirements to employ an Internal Verifier – Paddles Up Training is responsible for Internal Verification and standardisation,
  • If you do not hold BCAB Qualifications, we can support you through Accreditation of Prior Learning to gain the awards you need to start providing BCAB awards to your learners.

I’m Interested, What Next?

Book in a call with Darryll Shaw Paddles Up Training Responsible Officer 

Sea Kayak Performance Coach Award
Slalom Performance Coach Award
SUP Sheltered Water Performance Coach



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