We love and care for your canals and rivers, because everyone deserves a place to escape.

Willow Wren Training

Willow Wren Training

Willow Wren Training is an RYA and MCA recognised training centre based at Nelson's Wharf on the Grand Union Canal close to Stockton, Warwickshire. WWT has been providing training for leisure and professional boaters since 1994. We deliver boat handling and other boating related training from novice to boatmaster. Courses include Helmsman, VHF Radio, First Aid, Diesel Engine Maintenance, Fire Safety, Personal Survival, (Water Safety) and Boatmaster underpinning knowledge.

  • Boat handling courses

  • Watersports centre

  • School or community activities

  • Trading boat

Access Information

The training centre is fully accessible for people with physical disabilities. Car parking is next to the building, doorways and toilets are suitable for wheelchair use.
  • Path slope no steeper than 1 in 10
  • Paths wider than 1 metre
  • No steps or barriers
  • Intact compact path surfaces with only slight irregularities, neat edges, drains immediately