Water Safety Specialists
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Surfing Instructor Safety Training

This 18-hour, two day course includes lecture, powerpoint on practical open water, CPR, and First Aid training.  Topics covered include: ocean safety, group management, oceanography, rip currents, rescue techniques, emergency action plans, and more. This fun yet challenging course will provide surfing instructors with the tools to recognize hazards, minimize risks for their students, safely manage student groups in the surf and to act decisively in an emergency situation.

Note: This training includes Certificates in First Aid and CPR from the American Heart Association.

Water Safety Specialists Surfing Instructor Safety Training is an awareness level course designed to prepare the Surfing Instructor for the challenges of safely managing a group of students in the ocean environment.  Combined with First Aid and CPR training this course meets the criteria to operate as a Surfing Instructor in the City of San Diego.

Course Fee: $250

2020 Course Dates: 

  • June 11th  
  • June 12th
  • June 23rd FULL
  • July 9 th
  • July 16th 
  • August 13th  
  • August 27th  
  • Sept 3rd                                                                                                                                                     

Customized course dates may be available for 10 or more students, upon request.

Upcoming Class Dates

2020 Surfing Instructor Safety training:
August 13th

Contact Us:

Water Safety Specialists
P.O. Box 177005
San Diego, CA 92177
Phone: 619.993-3029