The 3 Star Whitewater Kayak Award is a discipline specific award that introduces the skills you need to get a good head start in white water kayaking. The award requires you to paddle competently as part of a group on open water and moving water (up to grade II).  This includes having group awareness skills to contribute to the smooth running of such a journey.

3 Star Whitewater Kayak Training.

  Three days.

Venue.  Brecon/South Wales.

Cost.  £145.00 per person.


06 - 08 November 2012.
26 - 28 February 2013.
15 - 17 October 2013

Pre course experience.  No formal requirements but you should be confident paddling on flat water and be able to perform a controlled capsise.

Read the 3 star whitewater syllabus and training notes here.

3 Star Whitewater Kayak Assessment. 

  One day.

Brecon/South Wales.

  £55.00 per person.


28 October 2012.
09 March 2013.
26 October 2013.

Pre course experience.  No formal requirements but you should be familiar with the assessment criteria and be be paddling confidently at the required standard.  You must be able to perform an eskimo roll.

Read the 3 star whitewater assessment notes here.

Canoe Wales/BCU Certification fees are not included in the course costs.
£12 members/£25 non-members.