Foundation Coach

The Foundation Coach works with paddlers who wish to gain an introduction to discipline specific skills in a flatwater environment. The Foundation Coach is for coaches training paddlers for state level competitions.


  • Conditions should be relevant to the discipline and within the capabilities of both the participant and equipment.

1. Introduction to Coaching Course
2. Logbook
3. Supporting letter from a club committee member or head coach to confirm that you have conducted a minimum of 8 coaching sessions under the supervision of a Foundation, Level 1 or higher Flatwater Coach.

Further details and how to register for the Foundation Coaching course are available here.