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Surf Instructor Level 3 Certification

WB Surf Camp’s Instructor Development Program is a 5 level program that provides a structure for the certification of Surf Instructors through a process of education, experience, and evaluation. The goal of our program is to improve the quality, safety and consistency of surf instruction at beaches across America.

Surf Instructor Level 3 Pre-requisite:

  • Current American Red Cross Lifeguard Certification
  • Current CPR/First Aid Certification
  • Current Wilderness First Aid Certification
  • Hold current Level 2 WB Surf Camp Certification
  • At least six years personal surfing experience
  • 23 years of age or older
  • Have logged 250 hours of in water instruction time
  • Pass on-line knowledge base/ skill tests for level 3 cert
  • Present WB Surf Camp with recorded log book of acceptable instruction time
  • Present WB Surf Camp with proof of all current certifications

This level of certification is designed to enhance a surf schools reputation and allow for competition based instruction for intermediate surfers. It provides a foundation for an instructor experience, qualifications, and knowledge base suitable to direct his/her own successful program. All level 3 instructors will demonstrate that their surfing ability is of a standard acceptable to Surf Camp. This training and certification is recommended for those wishing to enhance their knowledge base and increase their pay scale as a surf instructor/program director.

Contact our office at (910)256-7873 to set up your surf instructor 3 certification.

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