Windsurf Instructor Courses


RYA Start Windsurfing Instructor

Start Windsurf Instructor

Our RYA Start (Level 1) Windsurfing Instructor Course is run over five full days, usually Monday to Friday. This qualification is the key to all windsurfing instructor jobs in the UK and Abroad. The successful candidate becomes a true ambassador to the sport.

Assessment is continuous throughout the week with a final day moderation.  Training will consist of on water practical sessions, land based simulator work and theory sessions; you will learn coaching techniques, course management and group control; you will develop your theoretical knowledge, communication and presenting skills.  Successful completion of this course will provide you with a professional qualification enabling you to work in the UK or abroad as a recognised RYA instructor.  Please call the centre and talk to our in-house trainer to discuss any requirements regarding this course.

If you need advice regarding any of the pre-requisites please contact the centre.

Who is this for?
Windsurfers looking to take their windsurfing to the next level and instruct to share their knowledge.
Course Duration
5 days
Pre requisites
RYA Intermediate Non-Planing Certificate. Powerboat Level 2. First Aid. RYA Fun & Safe Safeguarding course certificate.
Course outcome
RYA Start Windsurf Instructor Qualification.
Other options
Accommodation (camping/B&B).
Price
£350
Call the team for course availability - 01737 644 288

RYA Intermediate Windsurf Instructor

Intermediate Windsurf Instructor

Our Intermediate Windsurfing Instructor course is a four or five-day course which aims to progress the level one instructor to be able to coach students up to planing skills. Candidates will become fully conversant with the fastfwd coaching model and its application to skills.  Assessment is continuous throughout the course.  Candidates will develop their personal coaching styles and breakdown skills; you will develop your theoretical knowledge, communication and presenting skills.  Intermediate instructors will get either a 'planing' or 'non-planing' endorsement depending on their personal sailing competency level.  Successful completion of this course will provide you with a professional qualification enabling you to work in the UK or abroad as a recognised RYA instructor.

If you need advice regarding any prerequisites or requirements, please contact the centre.

Who is this for?
RYA Start Instructors looking to progress their instructing.
Course Duration
4 full days.
Pre requisites
RYA Start Windsurfing (level one) Instructor. 50 logged hours of teaching at an RYA training centre. Valid 1st aid. Powerboat Level 2. Personal sailing ability of RYA Intermediate Planing or above. Candidates with RYA Intermediate Planing may only achieve Intermediate - Non-Planing Instructor.
Course outcome
RYA Intermediate Non-Planing or Planing Instructor Qualification.
Other options
Accommodation (Camping/B&B)
Price
£330
Call the team for course availability - 01737 644 288