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RYA Start Windsurf Instructor - 5 days


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Price from £434.50

Key Course Information

Course Duration: 5 days
Running Times: 0915-1700
Awarded Certificates: RYA Start Windsurfing Instructor
Minimum standard: See pre-requisites
Minimum Age: 16 yrs
The RYA Windsurfing Instructor is qualified to teach the Start Windsurfing course and Stages 1 and 2 of the Youth Windsurfing Scheme under the supervision of a senior instructor.
The course is based around the RYA Start Windsurfing syllabus, so please make sure you are familiar with this prior to your arrival. The course will cover the use a simulator, on water demonstrations and group teaching techniques and control and you will spend the majority of the week on beginner equipment.
The five-day course is taught by a RYA Windsurf Trainer and is moderated on the final day by a second RYA Windsurf Trainer.


  • Intermediate non-planing certificate with beach starting and non-planing gybe clinics
  • RYA Powerboat Level 2 
  • Valid First Aid certificate (A full list of certificates recognised by the RYA can be found here) 
  • RYA Safe and Fun Safeguarding course certificate - book the RYA Interactive online course with us
  • RYA Member
  • Completion of pre-course work (a link to the pre-course work pack will be included in your booking confirmation email)

Health Declaration

On successful completion of your course you will be asked to sign a health declaration stating that you are not suffering from any physical or mental impairment which has an adverse effect on your ability to properly discharge your duty of care as an instructor. If you are unable to sign the standard declaration, you will be required to complete a medical questionnaire.

Plas Menai will provide all necessary personal protective clothing including wetsuits, waterproofs, buoyancy aids and helmets.
Please bring with you;
  • Swimming togs & towel
  • Footwear for on the water
  • Sock that cover your ankles
  • 50p for locker

Next Steps

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