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Courses and Skills

Activities for Individuals

Had a fun session and want to develop your skills further in an activity, then take a specialised one day course with us.  We have a range of courses, some of which provide qualifications and others which are based at extending your experience and skills, providing the necessary experience for taking your interest further.

Please click the link below for further details on our skills building courses

If you are a group of adults, such as Stag and Hen or birthday parties looking for a different type of weekend away, we offer different Multi-activity breaks which can customised to your requirements.

 

Canoeing for Improvers (BCU 3 Star)

Canoeing for Improvers (BCU 3 Star)

This is one of the more advanced Canoeing courses, which allows individuals with sufficient expertise, to gain the BCU 3 Star standards for Canoeing. The course provides one day on the River Dart and a second day on the River Exe, including the estuary waters.  This provides a range of experience on different types of waters, from still waters, rapids, weirs as well as tidal waters.  As the course is run in the winter, all participants will need experience on a variety of waters to succesfully complete the course assessment.

 

2 Day course £129.00 per person (course tuition only, accommodation and meals extra)

These courses are for groups of 6 or more people and be run at any time.

To book any of these courses please email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 01837 53916

 

A 2-day course suitable for those with previous paddlings skills equivalent to BCU 2 Star Course as well as paddling experience of suitable standard on range of different water conditions.

The rivers used will vary depending on river conditions and the experience of the participants. A safe session extending your skills will be our priority. Several of our instructors are have advanced coaching certificates and spend their spare time exploring different white water rivers in south-west England, north Wales, and various countries around the world.

Accommodation is available at an extra cost for those who want to stay overnight.


 

Kayaking for Improvers (BCU 3 Star)

Kayaking for Improvers (BCU 3 Star)

This is one of the more advanced Kayaking courses, which allows individuals with sufficient expertise, to gain the BCU 3 Star standards for Kayaking. The course provides one day on the River Dart and a second day on the River Exe, including the estuary waters.  This provides a range of experience on different types of waters, from still waters, rapids, weirs as well as tidal waters.  As the course is run in the winter, all participants will need experience on a variety of waters to succesfully complete the course assessment.

2 day courses Accommodation is available at an extra cost for those who want to stay overnight.

2 Day course £129.00 per person (course tuition only, accommodation extra)minimum of 6 people.

 

To make a booking please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or call 01837 53916 and we'll be happy to help

Courses

A 2-day course suitable for those with previous paddlings skills equivalent to BCU 2 Star Course as well as paddling experience of suitable standard on range of different water conditions. The course is a winter course and water conditions can be cold.

The rivers used will vary depending on river conditions and the experience of the participants. A safe session extending your skills will be our priority. Several of our instructors are have advanced coaching certificates and spend their spare time exploring different white water rivers in south-west England, north Wales, and various countries around the world.

 

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Kayaking Courses for Beginners (BCU 1 star) (3)

 

This course is for people who want to try out kayaking and canoeing and gain a qualification.  It's the first course on a series of courses designed by BCU, as an introduction to paddlesports and we run some course suitable for families and others for individuals to gain skills in a safe and fun way!

1 day course

This course has 1 full day getting started in using a kayak and canoe focussing on developing confidence  in a fun way.  In this time you learn how to launch a canoe or kayak, how to paddle and steer as well as turning, dealing with capsizing and securing the vessel safety. 

Accommodation is available at an extra cost for those who want to stay overnight.

1 Day course £60 per person (course only, accommodation extra) Min of 6 people

To make a booking please call 01837 53916 and we'll be happy to help.

Our Instructors

A safe session extending your skills will be our priority. Several of our instructors are have advanced coaching certificates and spend their spare time exploring different white water rivers in south-west England, north Wales, and various countries around the world.

 


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