Level 1 Surfing Instructor
Palm Beach, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
Times and Dates
9:00 am - 17:00 pm
14-September-2019 - 15-September-2019
Level 1 Surfing Instructor Training Manual
Practical hours logbook
ASI Learn to Surf for Beginners DVD
Beginner softboard for use in workshop
12 months ASI membership
Bring to Workshop
Meeting room. Surf Easy Surf School, 20 Fourth Avenue, Palm Beach, Qld 4220
Free street parking at training venue
This 2 day workshop is an intensive format that allows you to complete most of the written and practical course requirements.
Beach and surf time is maximised to ensure you gain practice with delivery and technical skills.
Your only post workshop training is to complete practical on-the-job experience and provide 1 surfing video/surfing assessment.
Early Bird Rate
Enrol and pay early to receive lower course fees.
9am to 5pm each day
Course Information and Requirements
Surf Easy Lessons and Hire are providing local support for the ASI Surfing Instructor workshops, providing a wealth of local area knowledge.
Surf Easy Lessons and Hire can also provide on-the-job practical hours experience.
Read the course information and requirements before enrolling. See links under Course Schedule.
Within 12 months for attending the workshop, instructors must submit a:
-Surf Rescue Certificate
-Senior First Aid certificate
You can obtain a surf rescue certificate from organisations such as surf lifesaving.
Your surfing instructor certificate will not be issued until these are received.
After the workshop you will complete practical hours experience.
FIRST AID AND SURF RESCUE
You can complete your First Aid and Surf Rescue training on the Gold Coast.
You need a surf rescue certificate and a first aid certificate to obtain your ASI Surfing instructor certificate, but they can be provided up to 12 months after the instructor training.
Contact and book direct with:
Queensland First Aid & Aquatic Rescue.
Ph: +61 7 5576 0513. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Some accommodation options close to the training venue are:
Princess Palms, Palm Beach. Ph: +61 7 55345455 website
Royal Palms, Palm Beach. Ph: +61 7 55345999 website
Palm Beach Holiday Resort. Palm Beach. Ph: +61 7 55982366 website
Currumbin Sands Hotel. Ph: 1800 353799 website
Gold Coast Coolangatta Airport (10 mins from training venue)
Brisbane International Airport (BNE) (87 kms / 1 hr 15 min drive to training venue)
Airport Train available at Brisbane Airport to Gold Coast. approx. $30 one way. 90 min travel time.
Get off at: Nerang 22 min drive to training venue (Robina and Varsity Lakes stops are also 20 mins drive)
Info & timetables...
Closest train station:
Varisty Lakes (all approx 20 mins drive to training venue)
Closest light rail stop:
Cypress Avenue in Surfers Paradise
Closest bus station:
Palm Beach Hotel if southbound and Second Ave if Northbound
Please bring the following equipment:
- Fibreglass surfboard to demonstate intermediate surfing
- Surf clothing
Your board and gear can be left overnight at the training room venue.
If you are travelling and dont have your surfboard or surf gear, you can hire it from Surf Easy Surf School.
Ph +61 447 394 333
The Gold Coast is about 1 hours drive south of Brisbane.
It's famed for its long sandy beaches, excellent surfing spots such as Snapper Rocks, Burleigh Heads and Kirra.
There is also an elaborate system of inland canals and waterways.
It’s also home to theme parks such as Dreamworld, Sea World and Wet’n’Wild.
Inland hiking trails crisscross Lamington National Park’s mountain ridges and valleys, home to rare birds and rainforest.