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Fly fishing tuition and events

We offer, tuition for beginners and experienced anglers, tailored sessions, coaching, corporate events, private parties etc.

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We are fully qualified trout fishing coaches’, having studied and successfully been accredited with the Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Angling (L2CCA).  This coaching scheme, endorsed by Sport England is recognised as the coaching qualification in angling.  Full details can be obtained by accessing the Angling Trust (AT) website at where, if you wish, you can verify our accreditation.
The L2CCA accreditation also means that we have been subject to the enhanced disclosure procedure via the Criminal Records Bureau (CRB) which demonstrates that we are "safe" to work with children and vulnerable adults.  Also included in our certification, we have completed a First Aid Course, fulfilling the requirements of the Health & Safety Executive Regulations 1981, for "Appointed Persons (Emergency First Aid) in the workplace.
Alan, additionally holds the prestigious Game Angling Instructors Certificate and as a member of the Game Angler Instructors Association (GAIA), his L2CCA status is recognised by and validated by the National body representing Game Angling Instruction.  Again, detailed information can be obtained by accessing where you will also be able to verify his credentials.
Although not professional qualifications, you will see from our membership of the Fly Dressers Guild, the the Federation of Fly Fishers (FFF) Salmon & Trout Association(S&TA), and the Countryside Alliance,  that we are enthusiastic believers in the conservation of our countryside, elements which we endeavour to pass on to all our clients.
 To summarise:

  • We each hold a Level 2 Angling Coach (Game) Licence
  • We each hold a current Angling Development Board (ADB) Coaching Licence
  • We are fully insured and have undergone safeguarding and protecting vulnerable persons training and each has a current Enhanced CRB Certificate
  • We each hold a current First Aid Certificate
  • We are members of the Federation of Fly Fishers, Salmon & Trout Association; Bewl Water Fly Fishing Club, Fly Dressers Guild, European Fly Fishing Association and Crawley Fly Fishers
  • We are registered as ‘Casters’ for the Masonic Trout and Fishing Charity and have been CRB cleared by them
  • We are both registered as guides/instructors for ‘Casting for Recovery’, an organisation that runs retreats for ladies recovering from Breast Cancer.
  • We are also proud to be members of the Angling Trust
  • We are both members of GAIA – the Game Angling Instructors Association – the professional body for Game Anglers in the UK.
  • We are both members of the Sussex County Sports Partnership Trust
  • We keep our teaching and technical skills up to date by attending twice yearly Continuing Personal & Professional Development (CPPD) events run by the Game Angling Instructors Association (G.A.I.A;) the Angling Development Board; 1st4sport and Sports Coach UK.
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