Rapid Development and it's owner/operator Matt Haydock have been working in the outdoor industry, predominantly in a paddlesports context, for the last 12 years.  Over that time, Matt has worked in independent schools and outdoor education centres in a variety of instructional and facilitative roles, managed DofE award scheme programmes, worked in outdoor retail, all up to the current day where he works as a freelance paddlesports coach and guide, and outdoor educator.

This 12 years of experience together with his extensive array of advanced leadership and coaching paddlesports qualifications across the disciplines, as well as being an active British Canoeing award provider, means he is able to provide highly informed, current and comprehensive technical advice for your centre or organisation; as well as both in-house and national governing body award training and assessment.

He has extensive experience writing and updating documents such as standard operating procedures, observational tools and risk assessments.  Matt's coaching style and experience will also mean face-to-face staff training will be inspiring and thorough.  His close relationships with paddlesport manufacturers and wide-ranging knowledge of the equipment sector, means you can get sound advice on this front as well.

So, whether you are an outdoor centre of any size, a school, or a large multi-base organisation, and require paddlesports technical advice of any kind, please contact us now by e-mail to discuss your requirements.

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