The third annual ISA Surf and SUP Instructor Symposium, will be held in Bali, Indonesia from the 7th to 22nd of June 2017.
The symposium will offer ISA Surf Level 1 Instructor, Surf Level 2 Coach and Flat Water SUP Instructor training programs, a Lifeguard Surf Rescue course by the Balawista (Bali’s Lifeguard Department) and the Practical Coaching Course that is necessary to accumulate the required teaching certification hours.
The schedule will be divided into ISA Surf Level 2 on 7-9 June, ISA Surf Level 1 from 10-19 June, and 12-21 June for ISA SUP Flat Water Instructor training programs. This year you can also join the dual programs of either ISA Surf Level 1 and SUP Flat Water or ISA Surf Level 2 and SUP Flat Water.
Australia’s Jamo Borthwick will be the keynote speaker and presenter forthe ISA Surf Level 1 and 2 training programs at the symposium. In addition to being an ISA Surf Level 2 Coach and Presenter, Borthwick owns the Walking on Water Surf School, is a licensed provider of Surf Life Saving Queensland accreditation and qualification courses, and is coach to a number of junior and upcoming local surfers on the Gold Coast of Australia.
The presenter for the Flat Water SUP program will be Jonni Deaker, an avid and experienced paddle board rider who has been paddle coaching for 9 years in Bali. Jonni is also the Starboard Indonesia representative and enjoys all the different disciplines of stand up paddle boarding and will no doubt have the program participants test their skills on the race boards and surf SUP’s during the program as well.
The combined ISA Surf Level 1 Instructor and SUP courseis offered at $1,120 USD (Rp 15.12 million at today’s exchange rate), the combined Surf Level 2 Coach and SUP course is $1,000 USD,and the Level 1 Surf and SUP Flat Water courses are each $700 USD (Rp 10.5 million),andthe Level 2 Surf is $550 USD (Rp 7.43 million). Included is all the printed ISA course materials, transportation to and from the classroom to facilities in Sanur and Legian, a certified surf rescue program from the Bali Lifeguards Association for Surf level 1 and Flat Water SUP, 12 months ISA registration, 20 hours of instructor training supervised by a ISA representative for Surf Level 1 and Flat Water SUP, lunch each day as well as coffee, water.