Safety Courses Are Prerequisites For Many Of British Canoeing’s Leadership And Coaching Awards
Foundation Safety and Rescue Training (FSRT)
This training course is intended for all paddlers, coaches and volunteers irrespective of craft or discipline choice, and is available in either bank-based or boat-based option.
It provides training on key skills needed to operate safely and deal with common emergencies in a sheltered water environment. These skills then form the foundations for safety and rescue throughout British Canoeing awards.
White Water Safety and Rescue Training (WWSR)
The White Water Safety and Rescue Training is designed for all paddlers operating in white water environment, either in a kayak or canoe.
It aims to teach simple and practical safety and rescue skills that can be applied appropriately to a moderate white water environment.
Advanced White Water Safety and Rescue Training (AWWSR)
The Advanced White Water Safety and Rescue Training course is specifically designed around the needs of white water paddlers.
It develops on the principles and techniques taught in the White Water Safety and Rescue training course, and considers their application in the advanced environment.