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RYA WingSURFING Instructor Course

Devon
other - Up to 8 people

Description

Wing foiling is the latest watersport to hit our shores and combines the amazing freedom of foiling with wind power, without masts, lines or ropes. For those without foiling experience, it all starts with WingSURFING (riding around using a non-foiling board utilising the power of the wind with a wing).


Course Summary

This course is designed as the first winging instructor qualification for those without other watersports qualifications (RYA/BKSA/BSUPA - if you already have one of the these qualifications you may be able to jump straight into the Wingfoiling conversion course). This course will introduce safe and logical teaching methodologies and outline a beginner session to wingsurfing. The course will familiarise candidates with the scheme, Knowing the safety, stages of learning, equipment, ratios and suitable teaching locations.


WINGSURF INSTRUCTOR prerequisites

• Capable of riding a medium sized semi floatation board

• Good wing control and power generation

• Able to go across the wind in both directions

• Perform a consistent basic turn in both direction


  1. First aid certificate
  2. RYA Powerboat Level 2
  3. RYA Safe and Fun certificate and pre-course work
  4. Health declaration form or medical questionnaire


What can you then teach?

Once endorsed as a WingSURFING Instructor you will be licensed to teach taster/ learn to WINGSURF sessions (subject to within a BKSA, RYA or BSUPA recognised school with the correct equipment and location. Ratio is limited to four students and two wings non foiling). You are not yet able to teaching WingFOILING disciplines. To do this you would also need to meet the pre-requisites and complete the WingFOILING Instructor Course.




https://www.rya.org.uk/club-centre-support/training/qualifications/medical-fitness

Cancellations

Most cancellations accepted with 24hr notice

Cancellation terms:

  1. Full 24 hr notice prior to the activity start time must be provided to receive a refund for bookings under or equal to £200 in value. (may be subject to refund fee below)
  2. Full 96 hr notice prior to the activity start time must be provided to receive a refund for bookings above £200 in value. (may be subject to refund fee below)
  3. There are no refunds for instructor training courses. We employ specialist outside trainers for these courses.

Refund fee:

In line with the terms of our booking provider, some canellations will now incur a 3% refund fee. This covers the cost of the payment and refund card transaction. This fee is only applicable to cancellations requesting a refund. This will not apply to cancellation & rescheduling or those who wish to retain their payment as an edgewatersports gift voucher.




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