Coaches/ Scout Permits

Have you thought about applying for or renewing your permits?

The following information may assist with your application for a Kayak or Canoe Adventurous Activity Permit:

Assuming the applicant can demonstrate or hold the above, complete the application form for an Adventurous  Activity Permit and post details to the County Canoeing Advisor (along with log book if you have one).  An assessor will contact you accordingly to meet and/or complete initial paperwork.

If you do not have the above qualifications but are interested in working towards a permit, why not book on to one of our summer courses or river trips to assist with progression.  For further details:


Coaches and Permit holders should look here for updates and information

Reference Material
County Permit Guide Document

Reference Documents
Canoe and Kayak Awards Guide
Safeguarding Young And Vulnerable People – Protection Policy V1.0
SSWAC 3 Star Theory Test Paper

BCU Reference Documents
BCU 3 Star White Water Kayak Assessors Notes
FSRT Syllabus
BCU Star Award Guidance Notes
PaddlePower Crib Cards
BCU Terms Of Reference

Scout Association Reference Documents
POR – Adventurous Activities
Factsheet Index – direct link to scoutbase
FS120084 – Scout Led Activities Index
ADACTPERMIT – Adventureous Activity Permit Application Form
FS120087 – Adult Groups In Adventurous Activities Factsheet