Become an ASI Surf School

Become an ASI Accredited Surf School and be recognised for quality and safe operations using international guidelines. 

ASI Accredited Surf Schools abide by the ASI Surf School Accreditation Scheme and Regulations.




ASI Accredited Schools: 

  • can display the ASI Accredited Surf School Logo 
  • receive an ASI Accredited Surf School certificate valid for 12 months 
  • are listed on the ASI website
  • are authorised to deliver the ASI Surf Wise learn to surf programs
  • can access member benefits including insurance 

Application Form and Fees

Australia. Australian Dollars. Set up fee: AUD $110. Annual fee:  AUD $440

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Europe. Euro. Set up fee:  €80. Annual fee:  €350  

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UK. GBPounds. Set up fee:  £60. Annual fee:  £ 290  

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USA-America's. USDollars. Set up fee:  $100. Annual fee:  $400  

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Other Countries. USDollars. Set up fee:  $100. Annual fee:  $400  

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Set up fee:  For new schools only.  Set up your account, write up and listing on ASI website page and worldwide map, audit paperwork. 
Application available:  to ASI Accredited Instructors. 


ASI School Branding  - customers can choose your school with confidence

Displaying the ASI Accredited Surf School Logo 
will assure customers that activities will be safe and appropriate to their level of skills and not be exposed to unnecessary risks.

Promotion - putting you in front of customers

Your school listed on the ASI Website page
We write up your own page on the ASI website with photos and enquiry button.
ASI Schools Locator App
Customers can search for your school by location, sport or activity.
Marketing Support
Win new customers with targeting, strategy and proposal templates and personal support all available through ASI.
Social Media Support  
ASI News Mag section on the ASI website and ASI facebook, provides a range of articles you can share your own social media, saving you time writing it.  
Send us your stories and we can write up and promote you on ASI platforms. 
ASI accredited school stickers
ASI accredited school flags.

ASI Surf Wise Programs - ready to use programs to sell and deliver, increasing profitability

Learn to Surf programs.
Ready to use modular programs 
Choice of durations:  1 day.  Or 3, 5, 8 sessions.  
Complete with Learn to Surf books,logbooks, training program outlines, marketing brochures and participant certificates.
Ideal for kids, schools, groups, adults, community groups, corporates.
Promote multiple lessons for casual customers and travellers, school and corporate business.

Operational Support - access to expertise, operational documents, saving time and effort 

Written Policy and Procedures and Guidelines
Don’t waste your time on paperwork, when we’ve written it all for you. 
  • Includes operating procedures, health and safety and environmental risk management plans, standard forms – student waiver and hire forms, incident reporting, safety checklists, etc.
  • Access via the ASI online member login – all in one handy location.
COVID-19 Secure Certificate and Logo 
Templates to complete COVID safety plans and be issued the ASI COVID-19 secure logo and certificate..  
Business Support
Being in business for yourself can be daunting.  ASI can also provide guidance on how gain permits and licences   Contact us, at any time, if you have any questions about school operations. 
Annual Operations Self-Assessment
We assist you with the annual self-assessment audit each year, to ensure operations and legal documents are up to date for the smooth running of your school.   
ASI can assist in finding available instructors with articles in the news section and email blasts. You can also train your own instructors using the flexible learning options. 
Insurance companies require schools to have safe operating systems that identify and minimise risks.  ASI offers excellent insurance cover as part of membership in some countries.  

Part of the ASI International Network    

  • ASI School Retreats network events with other school owners from around the world. 
  • Regular networking meetings to discuss latest issues.

ASI Surf School Accreditation Scheme, Regulations & Accreditation Criteria

ASI created the Surf School Accreditation Scheme and Regulations to provide assurances to the general public about the safety of the Surf school.  Students can enjoy the activities and not be exposed to risks of injury or death. 


  • available to ASI Instructors 
  • excellent value 

Enquire about becoming an ASI accredited Surf school and becoming part of the ASI worldwide network