(Flexible Trainer) SUP Rescue Flat Water -Enrol Anytime

Training Venue

Tamworth, England, UK



Times and Dates

9:00 am - 17:00 pm

01-January-2021 - 31-December-2021

Closing: 31-December-2020


Online access
Online training manuals
Access to SUP video library
12 months ASI membership

Bring to Workshop

This is on-line learning course
Practical completed with trainer 
Bring SUP board/gear
Bring buddy to rescue




Refund Policy

No refund is provided once training manuals have been posted, practical sessions attended or e-learning account has been accessed.  Otherwise full refund less £50 administration fee.  


Course Fee

Usual Rate: GBPGBP £ 85

Complete theory online - work from home.
Complete practical assessments with an ASI Trainer.
Complete practical hours experience at an ASI Accredited SUP School or other approved SUP school. 

Location: practical session with trainer 
Cliff Lakes, Tamworth, Warwickshire, B78 2DL
Free parking on site and changing facilities.   More information about the venue

This is an e-learning course, with practical assessments completed with a trainer.  

The trainer will provide guidance on the practical SUP and instruction skills, take video of you, conduct the assessment of your skills and provide feedback. 

The theory is completed online prior to attending the practical session.

Practical session date and time is organised with a trainer to suit your schedule.

There is a maximum of 2 people and the hours may slightly change depending if it is one person or two people.


Total duration:  1 hours

SUP Rescue Water Safety Award (Flexible Trainer Delivery)  
Session:   1 hour

SUP Central SUP School are providing local support for the ASI Instructor training, providing a wealth of local area knowledge. 


(1) Read the course information and requirements before enrolling. 
(2) Within 12 months for attending the workshop, instructors must submit a:
-Senior First Aid certificate
Your SUP Rescue certificate will not be issued until these are received.


Chris Kenyon.  Biography 
Ph: +44 7767 844 319   
Email: info@academyofsurfing.com
Instructor Training Centre:  Central SUP

Holiday Inn Express Tamworth (4 miles/6.4 kms to training venue, 5 min drive)   website     
Special rates available.  Mention Central SUP School - ASI Student.

Premier Inn Tamworth (4 miles/6.4 kms to training venue, 5 min drive)   website

Cliff Lakes, Tamworth (same location as training venue) has back to basics camping (tent, camper, caravan) from GBP £15 per person. Open Easter to October.  website  

Closest airport:   
Birmingham Airport (12 miles/19 kms to training venue, 15 min drive)

Closest train station:   
Tamworth Train Station (5 miles/8 kms away, 12 min drive)

Closest bus stop:   
Tamworth Bus Station   (6 miles/9.6 kms away, 14 min drive)

The following equipment and clothing is required to complete the training:

  • SUP board & coiled leash
  • Paddle
  • SUP clothing 
  • Access to computer 
  • Organise to complete practical session with an ASI Trainer. 
  • A person/buddy to complete rescue in the practical session.

For the practical session with trainer :
If you are travelling and don’t have your SUP board or SUP gear, you can hire it from Central SUP. 
Ph: +44 7767844319    Email:   chris.kenyon@centralsup.com
Please contact them in advance to organise.


The training venue is held at Cliffs Lake, located only 10 minutes from the centre of Tamworth. 

The Lakes are set against a backdrop of trees and offers great paddling.   On site is the training room, changing rooms with hot showers, the Waterfront Bar, the Coffee Hut and sports shop.

Back to basics camping is also available in a stunning lakeside setting.

Tamworth is located in Staffordshire, England, 14 miles (23 km) north-east of Birmingham city centre and 103 miles (166 km) north-west of London.

The River Tame and River Anker flows through the town and is home of the historic Tamworth Castle and Moat House, (an 11th century Norman castle).