Program Details

  • Program Type: Course
  • Location: Australia
  • Starting Price: EUR 6,392.13

3 Month course to obtain an internationally recognized Surf Instructor Qualification

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3 month surf instructor course focuses on building your experience and knowledge of surfing, the ocean, and instruction. Over the 3 months you will develop the necessary skills required to pass all qualifications needed to become a licensed surf instructor. Besides the qualifications we’ll also focus on your teaching techniques and surfing abilities to make you a well rounded and employable instructor.

The first two months of the course will focus on improving your technical skills, ocean experience, ocean awareness, and fitness. You’ll be exposed to varying and challenging conditions and learn how to deal with them. 

During the course we will prepare you to pass all qualifications including advanced resuscitation, open water rescue, advanced first aid, and your run swim run requirements. Besides the qualifications we’ll also show you how to be an effective attentive instructor, by providing up to 40 hours of practical experience

Qualifications obtained:

  • Internationally recognized Level 1 Surf Instructor Qualification
  • Senior First Aid
  • Ocean Safety Surf Coach Award APOLA
  • Advanced Resuscitation
  • Work with Children Check

isa-surf.jpgOur surf school are members of the International Surfing association (ISA) making the courses internationally recognised and accepted. 

Other options

  • 1 month surf development course
  • 2 months surf development course
  • 10 days GO PRO

2 Days Surf & Stay 

  • Byron Bay & Spot X
  • 2 nights dorm or camp accom, 2 surf lessons, Food, Equipment 

Adventure Package  Aventures

  • from Sydney to Byron Bay through Sydney - Spot X - Byron Bay
  • 5 days Sydney > Byron Bay  : 7 lessons, 4 nights, equipment, meals, transport
  • 7 days Sydney > Byron Bay : 9 lessons, 6 nights, equipment, meals, transport

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  • Carys Formation surf en Australie

    The lessons, the instructors, the camp itself... was really gutted to leave. If you want to learn to surf properly, whilst having some time out living the beach lifestyle you should totally get involved.


  • Accommodation - 90 Nights at surf camp
  • Transport - 5 Day Sydney to Byron Surf Trip
  • Food - All meals catered for while at the camp
  • Weekends off to explore the surrounds
  • Equipment - All equipment provided

Cancellation Policy

If cancellation occurs within 30 days from departure, 25% of payment will be retained. There will be no refunded if cancelled within 14 days.

GOLDEN-BACKPACK-AWARD-FINALISTS-2009.jpgCreated 10 years ago by passionate surfers, ou surf academy is recognised as one of the best in the world.

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