PSUPA INSTRUCTOR CERTIFICATION
We offer SUP Instructor Certification through the Professional Stand Up Paddle Association (PSUPA). This internationally recognized program is beneficial for both independent SUP instructors as well as recreational business owners who offer SUP instruction and rentals.
Who Can Benefit from Instructor Training and Certification?
with confidence in various flat water environments.
PSUPA Flatwater Level 1 SUP Instructor Certification
Students receive our 107-page PSUPA Instructor’s FW1 Manual which includes our SUP business manual. As a certified instructor you’ll also get access to our site with business and SUP teaching resources, pro-deals, a business listing on our site and access to our members only Facebook page to network with other instructors.
“The PSUPA Level 1 certification course provides fantastic on and off- water training and instruction. Rob Casey sets an excellent example of professionalism in the stand up paddle board business. His emphasis on high-quality instruction, customer service and high safety standards was very much appreciated during our course. Rob’s insight and experience in the paddleboard business has provided us with great ideas, tools and inspiration to get our own business started in Alaska. We would highly recommend this course to anyone wanting to instruct paddleboarding or start a SUP business!”
Course Duration: 3 days.
Requirements to Attend
+ PSUPA Annual Membership Fee (required) — $65 per person. Join here.
Equipment Required / Rentals Available
SUP BUSINESS CONSULTING
GUIDE TRAINING WITHOUT A CERTIFICATION
Rob has certified the following businesses and organizations: Blackfish SUP, ROW Adventures, Downwind Gladiators, the US Navy (NAS, Everett, Bangor), Gorge Performance, Let’s Go Tubing, Union Paddle & Row Center, Kayak Academy, WWU Outdoor Center, and Urban Surf, Hydrology H2o, Godfather Testing Center, SUP-fari Paddle Adventures, Given to Glide Paddle Sports, Clatsop Paddle, SUP Spokane, The Stand Up Paddling School (Singapore), Port Stevens Paddlesports (Australia), Harbor SUP (Oak Harbor); Sound Yoga & SUP (Anacortes), Wilde Adventures, Alaska Wilderness SUP, H2o SUP Yoga (Portland), Fat Cat Paddle Boarding (Vashon Island).