Become an ASI Accredited Bodyboard School

Become an ASI Accredited Bodyboard School and display the ASI Accredited Bodyboard School logo to demonstrate quality operations. You may be a sole operator, mobile school, fixed school or employ many instructors and staff.

ASI accredited bodyboarding schools have demonstrated they meet the ASI worldwide standards for operations, training and safety.

You also get access to a range of resources, such as procedure manuals and forms specially developed to help with your bodyboarding school business. You can also provide your students with the specially developed ASI bodyboarding courses, complete with learning resources.

ASI sets the worldwide standard for accreditation of bodyboarding schools.

Application and Fees

Region Set Up Fee Annual Fee
Australia AUD  $110 AUD  $440
UK GBP £60 GBP £290
USA-America's US $100 US $400
Europe Euro €80 Euro €350
Other Countries US $100 US $400

* Set up fee.  For new schools only.  Set up your account, write up and listing on ASI website page and worldwide map, audit paperwork. 

* Application available to ASI Accredited Instructors only.

Enquire here to find out more about becoming an ASI accredited bodyboarding school & become part of the ASI worldwide network.


Marketing: get worldwide exposure, client assurance

  • Display the ASI logo, as a distinction for quality operations. Put on your marketing materials, website, advertising, vehicles, equipment.
  • Listed on the ASI website world wide map
  • A dedicated page on the ASI website with online enquiry form. We write this for you to save you time.
  • International advertising promoting you as an ASI accredited bodyboarding school.

Written Policy and Procedures Manual:  We've written it all for you

  • Organise your bodyboarding school with ASIs complete procedures manuals. Don't waste your time on developing this paperwork, when we've written it all for you.
  • You'll get employer operations manual procedures, health and safety risk management plans and environmental risk management plans, operational forms and more. Free updates.

ASI Bodyboarding Courses:  Leading edge, ready to use

Offer your students the complete range of ASI bodyboarding  programs. From Beginner to Advanced.

  • ASI courses cover one session to progressions.
  • Each level is complete with student workbooks and logbooks.
  • Training program schedules.
  • ASI BODYBOARDING WISE  programs for primary & high school groups  with special student workbooks and programs specially written for the educational system.
  • Marketing materials with training course outlines and brochures
    Bonus: new schools receive a complimentary education package with the complete range of ASI student workbooks and logbooks.

Part of the ASI International Network

  • Networking with other ASI accredited schools worldwide
  • Training and conference opportunities
  • E- newsletters with latest industry developments, best practice
  • Head office support for with any questions in relation to operating your bodyboarding school.
  • Discount on ASI's accommodation at Villa Tranquil at Balian, Bali

Criteria to Become an ASI Accredited School

  • Abide by ASI worldwide Bodyboarding Policy and Procedures
  • Employ ASI accredited bodyboarding instructors
  • Have high standards of operational safety and risk management
  • Implement "child protection" and "child friendly" practices
  • Comply with government laws and licences
  • Have appropriate liablity insurance cover (see insurance page for country liablity requirements)
  • Provide high quality and safe equipment and clothing (boards, rash vests, wetsuits)
  • Prohibit discrimination towards any group or individuals
  • Implement high standards of ethics
  • Have a complaints and feedback process
  • Undergo annual audits to ensure high quality operations and training.
  • Abide by recommended student to instructor ratios - up to 8 students to 1 accredited bodyboarding instructor.