The British Canoeing Aquatic First aid courses at Level 1 and Level 2wo meet the requirements of all paddlesport coaches. An in-date first aid certificate is needed by all active and ‘updated’ coaches.

British canoeing coaches at coach Level 1 or 2 need an eight hour course (L1) and level three coaches (and L2 with moderate water endorsement) require a sixteen hour course (L2). These courses follow the syllabus of the British Canoe Lifeguards who are responsible for the administration and certification of the courses.

Course: BC Lifeguards Aquatic First Aid Level 1
This course provides a basic level of knowledge and skill. It is an eight hour certificated course for those aged 14 years and over.
The qualification is valid for three years and no formal assessment is required as participants are monitored throughout the course.
For further information email: info@adventuredolphin.co.uk

Course: BC Lifeguards Aquatic First Aid Level 2
Level 2 provides an ‘intermediate’ level of knowledge and skills where advanced assistance may be delayed.  It is a 16 hour certificated course for those aged 16 years and over.
The qualification is valid for three years and no formal assessment is required as participants are monitored throughout the course.

For further information email: info@adventuredolphin.co.uk