Become an Instructor or Coach
Canoeing Ireland Awards & Qualification Scheme
Canoeing Ireland’s Award and Qualification Scheme comprises of awards and qualifications in kayaking (river kayaking), sea kayaking, and open canoeing.
Instructor Qualification Summaries
Registration of Training Courses and Assessments The following training courses and assessments must be registered with and validated by Canoeing Ireland:
– Skills Training Courses above Level 3 in all disciplines
– All Instructor Training and Assessments
– River Safety & Rescue Courses
A panel system of training and registration exists for coaches interested in running courses and assessments. Updated lists of Panel Members are available from the Canoeing Ireland Office. Membership/Registration All trainees for instructional or leadership training courses must be registered with Canoeing Ireland. All Trainees and Instructors should renew registration on an annual basis. Only registered Instructors can organise Canoeing Ireland courses and request Canoeing Ireland certificates.