Flatwater Coaching Course

Paddle Victoria are holding a Flatwater Coaching Course on the 23rd-25th of August at Paddle Victoria, Westerfolds Park, Templestowe.

Friday night will be a 6pm – 9pm session

Saturday and Sunday will run from 9am – 5pm and will consist of some off-water theory based learning as well as on water sessions.

The course will cover the Flatwater discipline.

The price is $285.00 for Paddle Victoria Club Members and $450.00 for non members.

You will be required to pay a further $44.00 to Paddle Australia for your 4 year registration.

Please see below and here: PA Level 1 Coach Candidate Information Package  and_AC Coach Registration and Code of Behaviour Forms for what you will require as a pre-requisite to obtaining the Coaching qualification.

See below and attached for details of you need to do.

  • First Aid Certificate  – This can be completed at any stage before your receive your qualification.
  • Working with Children Check for those over 18
  • Community Coaching Certificate – Satisfactory completion of the Australian Sports Commission’s Beginner Coaching General Principles course is also a pre-requisite.
    This can be done online (free) at : a. Register at: https://learning.ausport.gov.au/.  Once complete, please print out the Certificate and either email it to me or bring it with you to the coaching course.
  • Play By the Rules – Child protection Module and Discrimination and Harassment Module. : Completion of the free online Play By The Rules Child Protection Course:
    a. Register at: https://learning.ausport.gov.au/
    Again, once complete, please print out the Certificate and either email it to me or bring it with you to the coaching course.

Please can you let me know as soon as possible if you can make these dates and would like to attend.

Hopefully we won’t have to cancel due to lack of numbers.
Please don’t wait for the last minute to register as we need to know numbers up front to see if the course can go ahead!

To book your place on the training, please contact Roz or Sandra in the office on 90202750 or education@paddlevic.org.au

Should you have any queries, please give the office a call.