(Workshop) Level 1 Surfing Instructor
Bude, Cornwall, England, UK
Times and Dates
9:00 am - 17:00 pm
22-May-2021 - 23-May-2021
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
Bude Surf Lifesaving Club, Crooklets Rd,
Crooklets Beach, Bude Cornwall EX23 8NE
Free parking at the venue. May pay a small fee depending on time of year.
The course is delivered over 2 days. It’s the ideal way to get qualified.
At the same time, you can also complete the SLSGB Surf Coach Safety Rescue course (3 days) and you will have completed all the courses to become an ASI Surfing Instructor.
Early bird rate is available if you enrol and pay in advance.
Level 1 Surfing Instructor
Sat-Sun. 22-23 May 2021. 9am to 5pm (2 days)
Freewave Surf Academy are providing local support for the ASI Surfing Instructor workshops, providing a wealth of local area knowledge.
Freewave Surf Academy can also provide on-the-job practical hours experience.
SURF RESCUE / FIRST AID COURSE
Complete your surf rescue and first aid qualifications at the same time.
SLSGB Surf Coach Safety Rescue course (3 days)- combined first aid and rescue
Delivered by ASI Trainer: Robin Ross
Ph mobile: +44 7870 472 448
Edgcombe B&B. 0.5 miles / 5 min walk to training venue. website
Premier Inn. 0.8 miles / 10 min walk to training venue. website
North Shore Bude Backpackers. 1.2 miles / 10 mins drive / 25 minute walk to training venue. website
Tommy Jacks. 0.2 miles/ 3 min walk to training venue website
The Beach at Bude. 0.5 miles / 5 min walk to training venue. website
Surf Haven B&B. 0.5 miles / 5 min walk to training venue. website
43 miles to Bude. 1 hr drive. (car or taxi)
62 miles to Bude. 1 hr 15 min drive (car or taxi).
122 miles to Bude.
By car or taxi. 2 hrs 40 mins drive.
By bus, approx 3.5 hours.
Various options http://www.rome2rio.com/s/Bude/Bristol-Airport-BRS
London Heathrow Airport
210 miles. 4 hours drive to Bude.
CLOSEST TRAIN STATION:
Exeter St Davids
1 hr 30 mins drive.
Bus service from rail station: to Bude in town. X9 bus.
Approx. 1 hr 45 mins. Search time tables: Exeter Devon to Bude
2 hours drive. Bus service.
50 mins drive. No bus service.
CLOSEST BUS STATION
Bude, The Strand (in town).
Please bring the following equipment:
- Fibreglass surfboard to demonstrate surfing skills
- Surf clothing
If you are travelling and don't have your surfboard or surf gear, you can hire it from Freewave Surf Academy. Please contact Robin in advance to ensure availability.
Ph mobile: +44 7870 472 448
Bude is a small sea-side resort town in North Cornwall, about 4 hours drive south west from London.
It has a buzzing surf culture and was also the site of the first lifesaving club in the UK.
Bude has some of the best surfing beaches in the UK, with good surfing conditions year round. It is recommended by Marine Conservation Society 2010 for good water quality.
Summerleaze, Crooklets and 'middle' beach, are all within the town
Widemouth Bay is a few miles south of the town and offers a long, wide sandy beach
Sandymouth Beach is owned by the National Trust, and has spectacular cliffs and rock formations with shingle below the cliffs and a large expanse of sand at low tide.
There are also a number of other coves and beaches to be found and explored in the local area.