Train to be a windsurf instructor

RYA Start Windsurfing instructor

Becoming an RYA Start Windsurfing instructor is a great place to begin your career as a watersports instructor. As a Start Windsurfing instructor you will be qualified to teach the RYA adult course and the youth stage 1 and 2.

This 5-day course consists of instructional techniques ashore and afloat, looking at how to teach the syllabus and the other requirements for being an instructor.

Group instructor teaching windsurfing


Minimum of 16 years old

Hold a valid first aid certificate – click here for a list of acceptable first aid certificates.

Hold an intermediate non-planing certificate with beach starting and non-planing gybe clinics

Hold an RYA Powerboat Level 2 certificate

Hold the RYA Safe and Fun certificate by completing the RYA Interactive online course – This can be booked through UKSA for an additional £10.00 admin fee.


RYA Windsurf Instructor11/02/201915/02/2019 £570 £ POA
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