AK SUP Instructor Training/Intensive

AK SUP Instructor Training/Intensive


Sami Glascott, Paddle Into Fitness and World Paddle Association Master SUP Trainer, will lead this training with the assistance of local Paddle Into Fitness SUP teachers. Students will advance their paddle skills, learn how to teach comprehensive Beginner SUP classes customized for Alaska's waters, and learn rescue skills on local area lakes. The training includes a SUP Business Workshop that will review everything that should be considered when exploring SUP teaching opportunities and launching a SUP business in Alaska. At the completion of the course, students will earn two certifications from Paddle Into Fitness and the World Paddle Association and be inducted into the Paddle Into Fitness SUP teacher community. This course is appropriate for anyone wants to take their paddle boarding experience to the next level by preparing to teach/guide or who just want to spend a weekend honing their skills and knowledge of standup paddleboarding. This course is required before taking Paddle Into Fitness SUP Yoga or SUP Fitness (Advanced/Racing Skills and Surfer's Sculpt) Instructor Training.

Upcoming Dates: June 7-10, 2018

Tentative Schedule:

6-9 p.m., Thursday

6-9 p.m., Friday

9 a.m.-6 p.m., Saturday

9 a.m.-2 p.m., Sunday

Location: Various lakes in Anchorage, Alaska and Unravel's home yoga studio

Cost: $550

Gear: Must provide paddle board, paddle, PFD, leash, and apparel appropriate to lake water temperatures. Rentals can be arranged with advance notice.

Required: Application and, once approved, full payment due by May 31, 2018. Current CPR, AED, and First Aid Certification required before or just after training. Must be able to swim with proficiency and paddle comfortably on local lakes.

Class size is limited, so sign up early.

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