Turn your love for paddling into income. Become an Instructor!
Fri, 04/01/2016 - 8:00am to Sun, 04/03/2016 - 5:00pm
Stand Up Paddleboarding (SUP) Instructor Course
- April 1st-April 3rd
- 8-5pm daily
- Morro Bay
Level 1/2 SUP ICW (American Canoe Association)
This 3-day Instructor Certification Workshop (ICW) is for anyone who would like to become a certified instructor with the American Canoe Association or would like to have the skills needed to instruct others on flat water. Each day we will be in the Morro Bay estuary learning skills to help others but also be challenged in teaching skills to each other. These skills include forward, reverse, bracing, sweeps, cross nose strokes, launching, landing an SUP from a beach and a dock, towing, emergency planning, how to paddle in wind, running your own course, liability, equipment design and much much more. You can check out all the details at www.americancanoe.org or http://c.ymcdn.com/sites/www.americancanoe.org/resource/resmgr/SEI-Courses/L1_SUP_Skills.pdf
Course Fee: $400
SUP boards with paddles and PFDs are available to rent for $50 for the course.
Prerequisites: SUP experience and a desire to learn/teach
This course will be taught by Steve Sherrer (Instructor Trainer) and Tom Reilly (Instructor)
To join us please contact us at 805-723-4009