Rowing Leader

Are you a young rower between the ages of 16 and 18 who would like to get a first taste of coaching?


The Rowing Leader training will enable you to safely deliver rowing sessions under the supervision of a qualified coach. It aims to encourage you to develop your own ability through self-evaluation and action planning.

Quick Facts

How much will it cost?


How long is the training?

16 hours typically delivered over 4 sessions of 4 hours each.

Who can attend?

Anyone between 16 – 18 years of age.

How is the training structured?

The Rowing Leader training is delivered through a mixture of theory and practical activities on the water. You will receive feedback from your tutor after all practical delivery and be provided with a clear action plan at the end of the training.


You will receive…

  • A learner workbook to support your study during the training
  • Communication techniques resource
  • Warm up exercises resource
  • Boat exercises and skill drills resource
  • Stretching and flexibility resource

How do I apply?

Step 1

Check that you have:

  • Participated in Capsize / Man Overboard and Recovery Training, run through a club or school by either a qualified tutor or a UKCC Level 2 Club Coach (rowing or water sports-related).
  • Attended as a minimum a Go Row 1, 2 & 3 OR be a regular rower for a minimum of 12 months.
Step 2

Check the calendar to find a course near you.

Then book online using our booking system.

 Upcoming Courses

Further courses can be found by searching on the Courses Calendar.

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