The Ocean Training Academy Level 1 Surfing Instructor training course is dedicated to ensure that once finished you are a confident surfing instructor that can deliver quality beginner and intermediate surf lessons.
Plan and select equipment for surfing
Basic surfing manoeuvres
Intermediate surfing manoeuvres
Surf survival and rescue skills
Plan, organise and brief participants for surfing sessions
Supervise surfing sessions
Instruct surfing sessions
Deliver, plan and assess beginner to intermediate surfing sessions to high standards.
Beginner lessons to be delivered in 0-2ft conditions Intermediate lesson delivered in 0-3ft conditions
Surfing instructor in the surfing or outdoor recreation industry.
Able to perform top turn, bottom with spray, re-entry and cutback in 3ft surf.
Level 1 Surfing Instructor Training Manual
Level 1 Assessment & Competency Record Book
In order to gain your Surfing Instructors qualification, you will need to:
Complete written assessments.
Demonstrate your intermediate level surfing skills.
Complete a written test to demonstrate your intermediate level surfing knowledge.
Demonstrate beginner level lesson delivery.
Personal identification (e.g drivers licence or passport) Working with Children Check Surf Rescue certificate and Senior First Aid certificate, OR Lifesaving (Combined Rescue & First Aid certificate). Advanced Resuscitation
Ocean Training Academy Level 1 Surfing Instructor (valid for 12 months from date of workshop) 20 Logged hours of surf instruction from any given surf school) Renewal fee: $40 per year