SUP Water Safety Rescue Award (Flat Water)

Training Venue

Strathyre, Callander Scotland, UK



Times and Dates

12:00 pm - 17:00 pm

01-May-2020 - 01-May-2020

Closing: 17-April-2020


Training manuals 


Bring to Workshop

SUP board-leash-paddle
SUP clothing




Refund Policy

Full refund less £50 administration fee provided on minimum notice of 14 days prior to workshop.


Course Fee

Early Bird Rate: GBPGBP £ 85

Pay by :10-April-2020

Usual Rate: GBPGBP £ 95

Strathyre Outdoor Centre, Balafuil, Strathyre, Callander, FK18 8NF
Free parking at venue.


The course is delivered over 5 hours (half a day).   It’s the ideal way to get qualified.

Early bird rate is available if you enrol and pay in advance.

(click link for course information and requirements)

SUP Water Safety Rescue Award
Fri. 1 May 2020.   12pm to 5pm (half day)

Ocean Vertical are providing local support for the ASI Instructor workshops, providing a wealth of local area knowledge.  


Read the course information and requirements before enrolling.  
See links under Course Schedule.

Within 12 months for attending the workshop, instructors must submit a:
-Senior First Aid certificate

Your SUP instructor certificate will not be issued until these are received.


Stevie Boyle  Biography
Ph: +44 7896793009
Instructor Training Centre:  Ocean Vertical

  • Strathyre Outdoor Centre (same venue as training).   Bunk style accommodation.  Kitchen facilities.  Bring own bedding and towels.  10 minutes drive to shops.   £15 first night.    £10 per night for consecutive nights.     website
  • MHOR84 Motel  (5 mins drive to training venue).  Motel rooms. Cabins with self catering  website
  • There is also various accommodation options in Strathyre.


Closest airport:  
Stirling:  40 minutes drive to training venue
Glasgow:  1 hour drive
Edinburgh:  1½ hours drive
Aberdeen:  2½ hours drive
Inverness:  3 hours drive

Closest train station:   
Stirling station.   (25 mins by car).   
We can pick you up from train station if required.  Contact us in advance.   Steve on  07896793009 or email: 

Closest bus station:


Please bring the following equipment: 

  • Flat water SUP board & coiled leash
  • Paddle 
  • SUP paddling clothing

Equipment can be stored at the training venue overnight. 

If you are travelling and don’t have your SUP board or SUP gear, you can hire it from Ocean Vertical. 
Ph: ASI Trainer Stevie Boyle at +44 7896793009  Email: 
Please contact them in advance to organise.


The training is held at the Strathyre Outdoor Centre and includes onsite accommodation and cooking facilities. 

It is located at Strathrye, a small village set in a national park with a vast number of lochs and rivers.

They are ideal for paddling with some lochs over 2 miles wide and many miles long and offering calm flat water and exposed waters conditions. 

The national park is also idea for outdoor activities with trails for mountain biking, bush hiking, etc.

The village has a number of pubs and eating places.

Strathyre is also easily accessible by car and is serviced by major roadways.