- Be able to swim 50 metres in clothing (shirt, shorts[skirt] and socks as a minimum)
- Be able to make simple repairs to a canoe. Know what repair kit to carry in a canoe and show how to maintain a canoe in good condition.
- Complete practical canoeing skills to the current level of the British Canoe Union Two star tests.
All canoeing and kayaking must be instructed by a suitably qualified BCU instructor.