Three Star Sea Kayak Performance Award | Anglesey | North Wales.

 

Training & Assessment
3 star sea

Days: 2

Cost: £160
Days: 3
Cost: £230
Days: 4
Cost: £290 
Days: 5

Cost: £330

1 Day 3 star Assessment
Cost: £90 

Successful completion of the British Canoeing (BC) 3 Star Sea Kayak award means that you can consider yourself an intermediate paddler. The award requires you to be able to tackle moderate tidal conditions as part of a led group; which includes having the group awareness skills to be able to assist in the smooth running of such a trip. Areas covered will include managing and controlling your kayak in F3 winds (9-13 mph), 2-3 ft swell, surf up to 3ft (1mt), assisted rescues and rolling and self rescues on flat water. 

Previous experience required is two star skills, though the award itself is not a requirement and for assessment purposes evidence of a minimum of three different journeys of 8nm/16k.

A two or five day 3 star sea course, when available can either be run as a pure training course which on completion will lead to a personalised action plan, or if you have the previous experience and skills the course can be run as an on going training and assessment.  If however, you meet all the requirements then a 3 star sea assessment can also be run over one day.

 

To get a feel of a training course, then have alook at a brief account of a 3 day course for a college on my Blog, here.

 

For the full course syllabus and guidance notes follow this link and look at the relevant award, here.

 

Roger can also offer you Short, Medium or Long Term Sea Kayak Mentoring, so you get more out of your paddling and time on the water with quality support, coaching and guidance.  Follow this link for more information.

 

 

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