Setting the world standard in surf and paddle education

ASI (Academy of Surfing Instructors) is the worldwide peak body for Instructors and Coaches in the outdoor recreation and sport industry for surfing, stand up paddle and bodyboarding.

ASI leads the world in the development of standards for education, accreditation of coaches and activity centres, professional development and ongoing support.

We are dedicated to creating high quality training programs and safe operating standards that are consistent and recognised throughout the world.

We train instructors and coaches, and issue ASI accredited centre status to adventure sports centres according to the ASI worldwide standard. We develop and publish learn to books, dvds, learn to courses, programs and curriculum.  We provide career pathways from entry level to competition level.
We also provide a range of services to our members and act as an advocate on their behalf.

ASI operates in over 20 countries around the world.  Our head office is in Bondi Beach Sydney Australia, with offices in UK, Portugal, USA, Bali and Philippines.

Whether you want to learn or work in the industry, ASI can help you get there.


ASI in the Philippines