ACE/WPA SUP Certification Schedule

Posted on: 03-01-2012

Want to become a certified SUP instructor? Here is your chance. Stand Up Paddling continues to grow at an accelerated pace and more and more people are finding out that it is a great sport. To accommodate this growth more people are getting into the SUP business and we want to help.

Paddle Fit has embraced the World Paddle Association (WPA) as the authority for water safety, so after successful completion of the Paddle Fit Certification course you will be WPA Class 1 certified as well.

The fitness community has embraced Paddle Fit as well. The course has the following fitness accreditations: American Council on Exercise (ACE), National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) and National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA). So if you are a personal trainer you will be able to earn CEC’s from taking the Paddle Fit Certification.

What topics are covered in the class:
Water safety and rescue techniques
SUP laws and regulations
Proper lesson protocol
Working with groups on the water
Basic SUP technique instruction
Successful business operation
Race training
Fitness classes
Many more

What are the benefits for you:
WPA Class 1 Certification
Access to discounted insurance
Access to current curriculum from the industry’s leaders
Promotion on several websites
Build a foundation to become a safe and effective SUP instructor
Instructional Manual

East Coast Classes:

March 31st and April 1st
Santa Rosa Beach, FL

April 29th *(A special one day course in conjunction with the Carolina Cup)
Wrightsville Beach, NC
Cost: $295

May 19th and 20th
Jupiter, FL

West Coast Classes:

March 3rd and 4th
YOLO Board Shop San Diego, CA

April 14th and 15th
YOLO Board Shop San Diego, CA

June 23rd and 24th
YOLO Board Shop San Diego, CA

$459.00 for the 2 full day class

If you would like to sign up for a course or have questions please contact us at 619-333-0SUP (0787) or havefun@standupfitness.com.

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