Scout Leaders Rafting Permit Course (304)

Date(s): Sun 30 Apr 23
1300 - 1630

Total spaces: 20
Remaining spaces: 9

The Canoe Sports Trust




We are offering a half day Traditional Rafting Permit Course for Leaders in Scouting wishing to obtain a Scout Water Activity Authorisation in Traditional Rafting in addition to other water permits they may hold in kayaking, canoeing or sup boarding.  The course will cover the permit scheme for a Leadership Permit on Class C & B1 waters. We will include planning and inspiring sessions in a very sheltered environment. 


Candidates do not need formal qualifications but should have water sports experience, swimming ability, some rafting experience and experience of paddlesports. 









On successful completion of the course to a suitable standard candidates can apply for a ‘Scout adventurous activity permit’. The permit will be a Leadership Permit and restricted to Class C & B1 water. Further restrictions may be applied based on individual skills.


For information on the Scout Adventurous Activity Permit scheme click here

On The Day 

Food & Refreshments:- Tea & Coffee provided.

Craft/Boat:- All equipment is provided.

Medicines/Life Saving Devices:- These should be brought, ie Epi Pens or Asthma pumps.

You need to arrive by 12.30 for a 1pm start

Clothing:-  Candidates will go rafting and will get wet. Buoyancy aids & wet suits are provided, good footwear is advised. There are changing and showering facilities on site.


Bookings are closed for this course.