INSTRUCTOR COURSE DATES
For SUP instructor courses in the near future at West Wittering Windsurf Club.
Please contact Simon Bassett: email@example.com 0774 775 8883 for details
BSUPA Level 1 – Ready to Ride
Intro to weather, water environment, board and paddle; Paddle technique, stance, board trim and turning; Safety, self rescue and distress signal;
Basic explanation of SUP in surf and SUP expeditions.
Level 1 all to be taught on flat water.
Teaching any sport you need to have a professional and structured approach, for the safety of your clients and you also need to be able to inspire and teach stand up paddle surfing to a high standard.
BSUPA’s aim is to create a teaching platform that combines core technical skills to teach stand up paddle surfing and inspire a new generation stand up paddlers to take up the sport in a safe and fun manner. The courses will provide a recognised qualification to water sports instructors who wish to develop their careers by teaching stand up paddle surfing.
Instructor Candidate Pre requisites:
RYA Powerboat Level 2;
Minimum age 18;
Valid first aid qualification (for example RYA First Aid
Riding ability, competent on a range of boards
and able to surf in medium waves;
Current member of BSUPA;
Students without any previous water sports
teaching experience or qualifications
will be required to ghost qualified BSUPA
instructors before certificates are issued.