LOPC are able to deliver the following accredited awards:

  • British Canoeing Paddle Sport Star Award Scheme – The new Star Award scheme provides the support and encouragement paddlers need to get out and go paddling. The initial awards are generic, encouraging paddlers to experience the various disciplines of paddlesport available.
  • British Canoeing Paddle Power Award Scheme – Paddlepower has been designed around the needs of young people – fun, colourful and with easily identifiable progression mapped to the Long Term Paddler Development framework. British Canoeing recommend Paddlepower as most suitable for young people aged 14 or under.
  • The National Indoor Climbing Award Scheme (NICAS) – This is a UK wide scheme designed to promote climbing development and accredit individual achievement on artificial climbing structures. It can be used as a starting point for people wishing to take up climbing and mountaineering. It is open to all candidates aged 7 and upwards.