Coasteering Guide Courses in Newquay
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Coasteering Guide Training courses and Assessments

We are a leading company in Coasteering and offer coasteering guide training courses for Coasteering skills and coaster guiding skills. A part of this is Lead guide Assessments and technical support and advice for businesses.  

The National Coasteering Charter (NCC) Coasteer Guide Award program has been developed by a community of highly experienced Coasteer leaders and technical experts to create a foundation for all guides and providers.

This NCC Coasteering Guide training award covers all areas of Coasteer guiding including Operating procedures, Equipment issue, Safety talk, guiding skills, group management, safety and rescue skills, route choice and grading, risk management, first aid in the coasteering environment. This course will cover all areas of Coasteering rescues and recovery including how to deal with the emergency services.

  • 2 Days – £225
  • Guides, Trainee, and Assistant guides

This is Step 1 on the NCC ladder on the journey to becoming a qualified Coasteering Guide.

ABOUT THE COURSE

The NCC Coasteering Guide training award covers all aspects of coasteer guiding, from Safety and rescue to group and risk management, to operating procedures and route choice. You will spend two days coasteering in A variety of locations and looking at all techniques available to deliver a safe coasteering session.

COURSE PREREQUISITES

  • First Aid Qualification (this can be completed after the course) although it is preferable to have prior to attendance. The NCC recommends a 2 day outdoor specific first aid course. Complete a pre-course online learning module.

ABILITY

You must have at least 10 hours personal coasteering experience and 10 hours of commercial Coasteering experience.

REMIT

This is for commercial Coasteering venues which are within the remit of the NCC recommendations.

AGE

Minimum age 18

NCC Coasteer guide training £225 + You must have a valid NCC Membership – click here to join

Duration – 2 day

  • STEP 1 – YOU’VE BECOME A MEMBER OF NCC or ALREADY ARE – Click here to join.
  • STEP 2 – COMPLETED THIS TRAINING AWARD
  • AFTER THIS YOUR NEXT STEP – STEP 3 – NCC COASTEERING GUIDE ASSESSMENT

Course Dates

  • 23rd & 24th April 2022 – NCC Coasteer guide training – 2 day
  • 14th & 15th May 2022 – NCC Coasteer guide training – 2 day
  • 18th & 19th June 2022 – NCC Coasteer guide training – 2 day

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This NCC Coasteering Guide assessment has been developed to be a robust and fair way of achieving Lead Guide status without having to have an assessment at every company you work for. Obviously it is still important to have venue training and familiarisation before you lead a coasteering session at a venue and this assessment does not negate this requirement.

  • 1 Day – £150pp max of 2 guides per assessment day.
  • Trained guides

This is Step 3 on the NCC ladder on the journey to becoming a qualified Coasteering Guide.

ABOUT THE ASSESSMENT

The NCC Coasteering Guide Assessment is span over the course of a day and is broken down into 2 sections. Firstly you will be required to organise and run a professional and safe complete coasteering session with a minimum of 4 people covering all aspects of coasteering at a venue of your choice. The venue must have been risk assessed and the route developed prior to assessment. Secondly you will be required to perform all rescue techniques and complete a number of  rescue scenarios in a safe and controlled manner.

COURSE PREREQUISITES

  • First Aid Qualification. The NCC recommends a 2 day outdoor specific first aid course. Complete a pre-course online learning module.

  • You must have at least 40 hours commercial Coasteer guide experience.

ABILITY

The candidate should be confident as a lead coasteering guide and have a variety of knowledge, experience and ability in a number of locations before applying for assessment. The candidate should be able to perform under pressure and deliver a range of rescue techniques and route delivery methods in order to highlight there skills.

REMIT

This is for commercial Coasteering venues which are within the remit of the NCC recommendations.

AGE

Minimum age 18

NCC Coasteer guide assessment £150pp + You must have a valid NCC Membership – click here to join

Duration – 1 day

  • STEP 1 – YOU’VE BECOME A MEMBER OF NCC or ALREADY ARE – Click here to join.
  • STEP 2 – COMPLETED THIS TRAINING AWARD
  • AFTER THIS YOUR NEXT STEP – STEP 3 – NCC COASTEERING GUIDE ASSESSMENT
  • STEP 4 – CPD (continuous Professional development) CONTINUE GUIDING AND KEEP RELEVANT.

Course Dates

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This NCC Coasteering Safety and Rescue training has been developed to give a full day of methods and techniques in the coasteering environment and how to ensure safe coasteering and an ability to rescue if needed. It focuses on prevention being better than cure and teaches the candidates about jump safety, working in moving water, going into caves and working on steep group. It also covers many rescue methods and safety equipment that should be carried whether your coasteering commercially or personally.

  • 1 Day – £85pp 
  • Anyone can join in, whether your an aspirant guide or a personal coasteerer.

These are the keys to successful and safe coasteering.

ABOUT THE TRAINING

1 day of Coasteering Safety and Rescue Skills –  Including use of Equipment, rescue techniques, and risk management. Covering injury / Spinal management with first Aid in the coasteering environment. The use of Throwlines, Swim lines, Towlines, Peterson Tubes and Rescue Bags.

COURSE PREREQUISITES

  • You must have at least 6 hours coasteering experience and be comfortable and confident in the Coasteering environment.

ABILITY

The candidate should be confident and comfortable in the coasteering environment.

AGE

Minimum age 16

NCC Coasteer Safety and Rescue training £85pp

Duration – 1 day

Course Dates

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Coasteering Guide Training Award Courses

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WHY JOIN US

All of our instructors have been Coasteering and guiding for many years. Our wealth of knowledge and skills enable us to ensure that our course content is delivered in the safest and most professional manner.

Whilst working on the committee of the NCC Coasteering Guide Award we have developed a standardised level for training all Coasteer guides. This has resulted in the very first recognised Coasteering award, enabling guides and outdoor adventure centres to have a bench mark on ability, competence and safety.

We can offer equipment rental and accommodation information to those who don’t have it. We ensure everyone goes away having had a great time whilst learning some great skills.

With Cornwall as our teaching environment we have plenty of perfect Coasteering terrain to cover all aspects of the many elements of Coasteering. Our base can be found at the waters edge in Newquay Harbour with superb water access, high spec teaching facilities, classrooms, kit rental, storage, cleaning area as well as refreshments and parking.

Our Instructor Courses are very flexible, so what ever the conditions for your course, there are some fantastic locations to be able to access across the whole of Cornwall.

NATIONAL COASTEERING CHARTER – COASTEERING GUIDE AWARD

The Coasteering courses that we have developed are ran in conjunction with the scope and remit of the National Coasteering Charter guidelines.

We have added 1st aid elements to the courses in order to develop a further understanding and skill base for every aspirant guide.

There will be a base of theory to go through in the classrooms, practical to be done in various Coasteering locations.

Alternatively we can offer bespoke courses for Coasteering companies on-site, which enables the learning to be specific to the needs of the company and guides.

The courses will cover many aspects from, rescue techniques, Operating procedures, route development, guiding techniques, Risk analysis, working with emergency services such as the RNLI to name a few. We will cover as much as we can with in the time frame and scope of each course.

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Courses have limited availability, so dont delay book today.

ALL COASTEERING GUIDE TRAINING COURSES DATES

NCC Coasteering Guide Training Courses – All dates

2022

 

MARCH

APRIL

23rd – 24th April 2022 – NCC Coasteer guide training – 2 day

MAY

14th – 15th May 2022 – NCC Coasteer guide training – 2 day

JUNE

18th – 19th June 2022 – NCC Coasteer guide training – 2 day

JULY

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AUGUST

SEPTEMBER

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OCTOBER

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NOVEMBER

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