Windsurf Instructor Fast Track
The Windsurf Instructor Fast-track is an intensive four week course, for basic windsurfers who want to progress to instructor quickly.
To gain the RYA Start Windsurfing instructor qualification you need to demonstrate good intermediate windsurfing skills, theory knowledge, safety awareness and an effective coaching style.
The Fast Track program has been designed to develop your skills rapidly in a fantastic sailing environment.
You will develop an imaginative approach to teaching safe and efficient sailing, as well as the theory that underlies it.
Week 1 - Level1/2 skills / RYA Powerboat 2
Week 2 - Intermediate skills / teaching practice
Week 3 - Instructor prep / First Aid
Week 4 - RYA Start Windsurfing Instructor
The course is based at Middle Harbour Yacht Club on Sydney Harbour. The club is in an absolutely spectacular setting and is also home to the Australian Olympic Sailing Team.
The weather is generally warm, sunny and windy and the sailing area is extensive with plenty of stunning beaches just a short sail away.
Equipment and staff
We have a small fleet of windsurf boards and a mix of sail sizes. We also have a range of paddleboards and sailing dinghies.
Our instructors are qualified as well as friendly, experienced and professional.
Flying Fish Crew Apartments - Price for 4 weeks (twin share $2600 / single room $3580)
A stones throw from beautiful Manly beach our crew apartments are comfortably furnished for shared living with well equipped kitchens, lounge/dining areas, laundry facilities and an outdoor area. The price includes daily transport to our training base at Middle Harbour Yacht Club.
Book your own
Backpackers In Manly - basic accommodation for those on a budget ($350 / week for mixed dorm)
Air BNB - many of our customers use this. (various prices and standards)