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British Canoeing Paddle Safer Training

  • 65 British pounds
  • Sandy lane carpark, Chester

Service Description

Safety first! having the knowledge and tools to be safer on the river is a crucial step in becoming an more independent paddler and useful member of your paddling team. This 3 hour workshop is aimed at kayakers, canoeist and stand up paddleboarders. What is covered? During this workshop we will be looking at: - Self rescue techniques - Team rescue techniques - Craft based rescues and towing - Equipment and equipment set up - Dealing with situations - Environmental considerations - Planning What's included? - Professional coaching from an experienced and qualified member of staff. - British Canoeing Paddle Safer Award What's not included? - Equipment (if there is something you don't have please feel free to speak with us to find a solution. Boat/Board Hire is available for £25 per day either through us or an external partner and everything else can be sourced easily- You just have to ask) - Small parking or facilities fees (venue dependant) What kit do you need? - Boat or Stand up Paddleboard - Paddle - Warm clothes suitable for immersion such as a wetsuit (you will get wet) including closed toe shoes - Any safety kit you have that you'd like to see how it works

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Cancellation Policy

Cancellation policy: Please us know as soon as you can! More than 10 days before the activity: A fee of 30% of the activity cost will be charged for cancellation but to reschedule will be free of charge. Less than 10 days before the activity: The whole cost for the activity will be charged for cancellation, or a 30% fee will be charged for rescheduling. No compensation can be claimed for cancellation or rescheduling within 24 hours of the activity.

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