(Workshop) Level 3 SUP Instructor (Beginner Surf)

Training Venue

Carbis Bay, Cornwall, England UK



Times and Dates

9:00 am - 17:00 pm

16-October-2023 - 16-October-2023

Closing: 01-October-2023


Training manuals
ASI T-shirt
12 months ASI membership


Bring to Workshop

Your lunch
SUP board-leash-paddle
SUP clothing




Refund Policy

Workshops.  Full refund less £50 administration fee provided on minimum notice of 14 days prior to workshop date. Online courses, no refund paid once application has been processed.  More info.

Course Fee

Usual Rate: GBPGBP £ 140

Training room:  ASI office. 3-5 Foundry Lane
Hayle Cornwall TR27 4HD  England UK

Limited parking in car park and also off street parking in streets close by (free).  On weekends, it is easy to get parking

This course enrolment option is a one stop enrolment form covering the below courses.

Go the next step in your SUP instructor career.   

  • Note:  ASI SUP Wise-SUP Surfing Intermediate Skills course is a pre-requisite to enrolling in the SUP Surfing instructor course.   You can enrol in both of these courses at the same time.  See ASI courses – choose combined course
  • Note:  You should hold an ASI Level 2 SUP Instructor (Exposed Waters) certificate or be currently completing it. 
  • Note: A "Surf Rescue" certificate is also required to obtain your L3 SUP Instructor (Beginner Surf) certificate.   This can be provided before or after the workshop. 


Level 3 SUP Instructor (Beginner Surf)
Sunday. 16 October 2023.    9am to 5pm  (1 day)

Read the course information and requirements before enrolling.  
See Courses/SUP.

Is held on Saturday. 15 October 2023. 9am to 5pm (1 day)   Enrol on ASI website. 

Ocean Sports Centre providing local support for the ASI training, providing a wealth of local area knowledge.  

Glenn Eldridge Biography


Some accommodation options are listed below, Distances to training room in Hayle: 

  • Travelodge, Hayle   TR27 5DG  (5 min drive)    website
  • Premier Inn, Hayle. (5 min drive)    webiste
  • White Heart Hotel, Hayle - TR27 4HQ  (5 min walk)    website
  • Gwithian Holiday Apartments, Gwithian - TR27 5BW  (10 mins drive)    website
  • Red River Inn, Gwithian - TR27 5BW  (10 mins drive)  website 
  • Cohert Hostel, St Ives - TR26 1FF  (15 mins drive)    website
  • The Badger Inn, St Ives - TR26 3JT (10 mins drive)    website

Camping & Cabins

  • Hellesveor Holidays Caravan & Camping - TR26 3AD (15 mins drive)    website
  • Polmanter Caravan & Camping - TR26 3LX (15 mins drive)    website
  • Ayr Holiday Park - TR26 1EJ  Camping & Cabins (20 mins drive) website


  • Carbis Bay Hotel - TR26 2NP (10 mins drive) website
  • Headland House B&B - TR26 2NS (10 mins drive)    website


Closest airport: 

Newquay.  (Approx. 38 miles, 50 minute drive to training venue)
Taxi's and car rentals available at airport.

Exeter: (104 miles, about 1 hr 45 mins drive) 

Bristol:  (182 miles, about 3 hrs drive) 

London Heathrow:  (264 miles. about 4.5 hours drive) 
Direct train to Hayle (about 5.5 hrs) 

Closest train station: 
Carbis Bay.  Next to the training venue at Carbis Bay hotel. 5 minute walk.
Hayle..  10 mins walk to the training room at Hayle. 

Closest bus station:  
Carbis Bay, Count House Lane (stop).  10 minute walk to beach
Hayle. 5 mins walk to training room

Please bring the following equipment: 

  • SUP surfing stand up paddle board
  • Long leash 
  • Paddle 
  • SUP clothing suitable for SUP surfing

If you are travelling and don’t have your SUP board or SUP gear, you can hire it from Ocean Sports Centre
Ph:  +44 7533695031 
Email: glenn@oceansportuk.com
Please contact them in advance to organise.


Carbis Bay is a seaside resort in Cornwall, only one mile south east of St Ives. It is a sheltered bay with Mediterranean blue waters and calm water and offers ideal supping conditions.

Right on the water, at Carbis Bay, is a restaurant and a cafe, changing rooms and parking facilities.  

Nearby St Ives offers a range of activities and the famous Tate Gallery.   The beach and coastline offers stunning ocean views.

There is a range of SUP surfing locations to choose from.