The British Canoeing Awarding Body Guide Scheme is aimed at supporting and recognising the additional skills required when fulfilling a guiding role.
Optional and free-of-charge. Leadership eLearning
Find Out More
To find out more about becoming an Endorsed Guide, please visit your National Association website.
To view the associated documents with this course, click here.
The Guide Modules are aimed at anyone wanting to gain knowledge and develop in the specific areas of interest and cover the following topics:
- Camp Craft and Expedition Skills
- Environment and Sustainability
- Customer Experience
- Trip Planning and Organisation
To find a course in your area, contact your Delivery Centre by clicking the relevant logo at the bottom of this page.
The Guide Endorsement is for Leaders who are involved in guiding activity, particularly those working within Adventure Tourism and Commercial Markets.
Becoming an Endorsed Guide
- Need to meet entry requirements (see below)
- Complete an application for the British Canoeing Awarding Body Guide Scheme
- Consolidation and experience
- Full British Canoeing Awarding Body Guide status (£50 endorsement fee)
- British Canoeing Awarding Body Leadership qualification (held for 2 years and with 20 logged led trips/journeys)
- First Aid award
- Full National Association Membership
- Recognition of experience or training (Guide Modules and/or APL)