Coaches and Instructors

Many paddling disciplines require coaches, instructors and officials. These volunteer and paid positions are critical to the development of young and master level athletes and safety on the water.

Anyone who enjoys paddling and being involved within their club and at events is encouraged to consider coaching, instructing and officiating.

Current coaches, instructors and officials can find information on maintaining and improving their certification along with minimum standards from their respective sports governing body listed below:

Canoe Kayak Canada Coaching Disciplines


Paddle Canada Instructor Disciplines


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