Owen knows the outdoors, very, very well. He’s worked in the outdoors everywhere from Mexico to Iceland to Wales and further. He was the youngest person to ever hold 3 BCU 5* awards, has coached World Champion level kayakers and was the Navy’s Sea Kayak Technical Advisor. He has worked with multiple sport governing bodies to write some kayak, SUP and coasteering coach and guide awards.

BC Sea Kayak Award

BC Sea Kayak Award Your Course What you need How to get there Book Now This 2 day training and assessment has replaced the 3* Sea and it is aimed to developing your flat water skills and applying them to the coastal environment. It focuses on your decision making skills to ensure a safe and…

BC Coastal Navigation

Your Course What you need How to get there Book Now The aim of this course is to give paddlers the tools to plan and navigate effectively on coastal journeys in moderate sea conditions. Its for anyone who has an interest in coastal navigation, be it paddleboarders, coastal swimmers, kite surfers or sea kayakers. It…

RLSS Water Safety Management

Your Adventure What you need How to get there Book Now This qualification develops the foundation coaching skills that underpin coaching practice. Specifically, it introduces the fundamentals of safe, ethical and effective paddlesport coaching and is available as a bank-based or a boat-based qualification. The qualification is not discipline specific and is suitable for coaches…

MT Lowland Leader Training

MT LOWLAND LEADER TRAINING Your Course What you need How to get there Book Now This qualification develops the foundation coaching skills that underpin coaching practice. Specifically, it introduces the fundamentals of safe, ethical and effective paddlesport coaching and is available as a bank-based or a boat-based qualification. The qualification is not discipline specific and…

WSA Coasteering Guide

Your Course What you need How to get there Book Now Want to work in the exciting coasteering industry? Our industry leading 3 day coasteering instructor training course provides the safety and rescue aspects of guiding and how the associated risks can be controlled as well as equipping you with essential guiding skills such as…

BC Foundation Safety & Rescue Training

Your Adventure What you need How to get there Book Now This qualification develops the foundation coaching skills that underpin coaching practice. Specifically, it introduces the fundamentals of safe, ethical and effective paddlesport coaching and is available as a bank-based or a boat-based qualification. The qualification is not discipline specific and is suitable for coaches…

BC Sea Leader Assessment

BC SEA LEADER ASSESSMENT Your Course What you need How to get there Book Now This qualification develops the foundation coaching skills that underpin coaching practice. Specifically, it introduces the fundamentals of safe, ethical and effective paddlesport coaching and is available as a bank-based or a boat-based qualification. The qualification is not discipline specific and…

BC Canoe Leader Training

BC CANOE LEADER TRAINING Your Course What you need How to get there Book Now The Canoe Leader course content emphasises the application of a variety of techniques appropriate for moving water, and exposed open water, requiring the paddler to perform appropriate and effective manoeuvres in real situations. We base ourselves on the rivers and…

BC Canoe Coach Training

BC CANOE COACH TRAINING Your Course What you need How to get there Book Now The Discipline Specific Training focuses on HOW to coach the discipline specific skills and WHAT you will be coaching. The training explores how to coach technical and tactical skills. The course will help coaches plan and deliver safe, enjoyable, progressive coaching sessions and explore…