Pilgrim Bandits train on Beaulieu RiverKayaking Teaching Qualification 

Pilgrim Bandits provide injured service men and women with the opportunity to train and take a formal qualification in paddlesports.   These formal courses are  levels 1 & 2 of the British Canoe Union in paddlesports instruction the full details of which can be studied on the website below.  Training and examination takes part of one of our two facilities; Skern Lodge in Devon or Hengistbury Head, Nr Bournemouth in Dorset.



To be considered for the course please fill in the application below.

Pilgrim Bandits Charity 

BCU Kayaking Course 1 &2

Application Form

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Passport details - for overseas trips only

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Emergency Contact details

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Force services details (please include a copy of your Red Book discharge Cert or it later than 2006 a copy of your certificate of Service

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Have you ever Kayaked before ( if YES please supply details below):*
Details of Kayak experience:
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Medication currently been used:*
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Equipment you will require, (Wheelchair - please give Height,Weight and depth):
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Travel Details 

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Pilgrim Bandits Charity


We accept responsibility to make its expeditions as safe as is reasonably practical. However , adventure activities are inherently hazardous and cannot be completely risk free, however hard we try. Accidents can happen without any contributory negligence from the charity or its staff. The Charity can accept no responsibility for loss or damage to personal property or for personal injury not arising as a result of its own act or default.

I understand and accept the above statements and accept that I have a responsibility to take careful note of instructions and to act in a way that minimises the likelihood of injury I am fit for expedition and will inform the charity before the expedition of any special medical conditions that might affect my safety.

I declare that the information entered above is true at the date it was submitted. 

I understand that I am representing the representing the charity Pilgrim Bandits and will do nothing to bring the charity into disrepute. I also agree to wear the charity clothing supplied to help promote the charity when asked.

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Pilgrim Bandits Charity, 17 Barrswood Road, New Milton, Hants, BH25 5HS

Tel : 01425 626598

Charity Number: 1136166

Kayaking Course Application form