Become a trainer or Sup Coach
Here at Fen Paddle Company we pride ourselves in offering the very best in teaching and Sup training. We’re also keen to help people who are interested in becoming a trainer or coach to achieve their goals.
Become a Standup Paddleboard Instructor
BSUPA Instructor Course - dates to be announced. Please contact us if you want to register your interest.
Level 1 Instructor Candidate prerequisites:
- RYA Powerboat Level 2 (only if you plan to teach where a safety boat is necessary)
- Minimum age 18
- Valid first aid qualification (for example RYA First Aid or RNLI)
- Riding ability, competent on a range of boards and able to surf in medium waves
- Current member of BSUPA
- Students without any previous water sports teaching experience or qualifications will be required to ghost qualified BSUPA instructors before certificates are issued
Why become a BSUPA instructor?
To become a Sup coach to teach any sport you need to have a professional and structured approach, for the safety of your clients. You also need to be able to inspire and teach stand up paddleboarding to a high standard.
BSUPA's aim is to create a teaching platform that combines core technical skills to teach stand up paddleboarding and inspire a new generation of stand up paddlers to take up the sport in a safe and fun manner. The courses will provide a recognised qualification to water sports instructors who wish to develop their careers by teaching stand up paddleboarding.
Contact us on 07979 857857 if you have any questions.