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British Canoeing Awarding Body announces NEW Introduction to White Water Safety Course

British Canoeing Awarding Body announces NEW Introduction to White Water Safety Course 

The Introduction to White Water Safety course is designed to support paddlers to become effective group members on grade 2 water. This one day course is suitable for anyone starting out on their white water paddling journey, wanting to explore the role of an effective group member and learn simple strategies and safe skills that […]

British Canoeing Latest Safety Alerts

British Canoeing Latest Safety Alerts 

These are issued from time to time where a specific safety issue or concern has been raised and needs to be communicated to paddlers. There are also case studies of real life incidents which illustrate both best practise but also near misses. From these incidents, lessons can be learnt that can improve practise UK wide […]

British Canoeing Awarding Body announce the NEW Stand Up Paddleboard Instructor

British Canoeing Awarding Body announce the NEW Stand Up Paddleboard Instructor 

British Canoeing Awarding Body has today announced the NEW Stand Up Paddleboard Instructor award, which is designed for Instructors running SUP taster/starter sessions and short journeys in very sheltered water environments. The 2 day course helps to prepare candidates for their first SUP instructing role, ensuring they are ‘primed and ready’ to deliver safe and […]

BCAB announce a new Paddlesport Safety and Rescue Course

BCAB announce a new Paddlesport Safety and Rescue Course 

In January 2023, British Canoeing Awarding Body will be replacing the Foundation Safety & Rescue Training with a Paddlesport Safety and Rescue Course which aims to provide paddlers with the key safety and rescue skills required to operate safely and to be able to deal with common problems in a sheltered water environment.  Throughout the […]

NEW SUP Safer course now avaliable

NEW SUP Safer course now avaliable 

If you’re looking to raise your awareness of paddling your SUP safely in a sheltered water environment, then the NEW SUP Safer course is for you!  If you’re looking to raise your awareness of paddling your SUP safely in a sheltered water environment, then the NEW SUP Safer course is for you!  The NEW SUP […]

British Canoeing Awarding Body launch the NEW SUP Safer Course

British Canoeing Awarding Body launch the NEW SUP Safer Course 

The NEW SUP Safer course is now available! British Canoeing Awarding Body has today launched the NEW SUP Safer course which is designed for anyone new or relatively novice to Stand Up Paddleboarding, wanting to gain knowledge and raise their awareness of their personal safety.  The 4-hour programme is delivered within a sheltered water environment […]

Operations Officer – Job Vacancy

Operations Officer – Job Vacancy 

As our Operations Officer, you’ll be the first point of contact for our members when joining CANI, renewing their membership, or contacting us for help – and it’s your job to provide excellent customer service and ensure all enquiries are responded to quickly and professionally.  You’ll need to be confident with using our online membership […]

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Bats about Boats

Bats about Boats 

Friday 20th May 2022 Take to the Water at night with bat detectors and search for the Daubentons ‘Water Bat’ amongst others. Enjoy a paddle on the Lagan with a difference with the CANI and LVRP Rangers. Meet at Belfast Boat club. Lockview Road, Belfast. 9.30pm All equipment and training will be provided. Please wear […]