F4YP - Canoe - School yrs 3,4,5&6 - 5 Wk Course
CANOE ASC - 5 WEEKS - School Yr 3, 4, 5 & 6 only.
Canoe is a beginners course. YPs will learn the basics of canoeing and will have opportunities to kayak and paddle board on Bedford river.
This course is open to YPs in School years 3, 4, 5 & 6 only.
Weeks 1 & 2
Wwill be at Willington Woods. YPs should meet at KCA where we will have transport to take us to the woods. YPs should then be picked up from KCA at 6.45.
Weeks 3, 4 & 5
Meet: Behind the boat house/Longholme Cafe.
@ 4.15pm - 6.30pm
Dates of course: Wednesdays
May 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd
Participants should wear clothes that can get wet in the river INCLUDING SHOES. They MUST bring a change of clothes, including shoes (whether they intend to get wet or stay dry) and a towel. Please do not send YPs in jeans.
We recommend YPs should be able to swim a minimum of 25m with a buoancy aid.
Buoyancy aids are supplied. This course is run by qualified instructors.
YOUNG PEOPLE SHOULD ATTEND A BEDFORD or KEMPSTON SCHOOL
If apply for a free bursary place we we will require evidence to show you meet the criteria.
Purchasing a ticket does not guarentee a place on the course. We reserve the right to refuse places to applicants.
We accept purchase of tickets as parental consent for your YP's to recieve emergency medical aid if required during his/her attendance at any of our programmes.
We do not share information with third parties. Only statistics created from data will be used for our funding purposes. All staff are independently DBS checked.
During the course your YP will recieve additional support from the pastoral team. If your child has an ECHP or additional support at school it is helpful for us to know this before hand so that we can provide consistent support. We may also contact the school if we have additional concerns. If your child has 1:1 support at school please inform us of this, we may request a visit with their school so that we can assess your child's needs.
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