BKSA Kitesurfing Instructor Course - ITC Level 1 & Revalidations


Next course:  ITC Level 1 - 29th April - 3rd May & 22nd - 26th June 2019
Location:  Camber Sands
Instructor:  Will Bennet
Duration: 5 days
Price:  £549

All kitesurf Instructor Training Courses (ITC’s) are run in conjunction with the BKSA regulations, materials and BKSA recognised staff. They're open to all kitesurfers of a suitable standard of riding proficiency / experience. Please don't be afraid to contact us if you're unsure of your level.

Private lesson - powerkitingprivate tuition 5 Day kitesurfing course - stance

The BKSA ITC has been modified to include extra areas of training specific to the UK. The syllabus forms the core of the course package with further areas that include foil training as well as single skin kites, further safety inputs plus the legal and administrative requirements that an instructor must be aware of when setting up their own school within the UK.

Instructor - 3 year appointment - Pre course requisites

  • Valid BKSA membership
  • Shadow teaching x 12 hours (contact us)
  • Riding competency verified by a BKSA instructor
  • RYA Powerboat L2 ( Rye Marina)
  • Valid first aid certificate

Instructor Training Course – 5 day course

  • Course completion certificate gained
  • Once action plan met after course, full instructor status is granted
  • Fully qualified status is required to teach within a BKSA recognised school
  • An instructor can teach up to 4 students with two kites on the water once registered
  • As well as beginners, can also teach intermediate levels: equipment tuning , improving technique, riding upwind, transitions and jumping

There is a list of qualified instructors on the BKSA website which can be viewed by potential employers to verify your status.

kitesurf instructor The 5 day instructor course covers a lot of theory and safety but riding assessment is also a key part.

It is a great qualification if staying in the UK and can lead to a good career, but is also fantastic for travelling as being quite well paid and easy to find work, you can go where you want and pay your way.....

If you need to partake in shadowing hours prior to the course or would like accommodation then please contact us.

There are a 8 places on each courses, please either email or call if interested, alternatively you can book online

info@thekitesurfcentre.com                                            +44 (0) 7563 763 046

BKSA Level 1 and 2 Instructor revalidation course

Next course :  21st June 2019

Location: Camber Sands

Price: £120

Duration : 1 day

This course is for instructors with existing BKSA qualifications which are about to exprire.

Please contact us for more details and to book onto this course.


BKSA Senior Level Instructor Course

Next Course: 27th-28th June 2019

Location: Camber Sands

Price: £225

Duration: 2 days

This is a 2 day course,  you will already have to be a BKSA level 1 kiteboarding Instructor and have 200 hours of experience of teaching both within the UK or overseas.  If you have enjoyed your career so far in this industry and feel like now is the time to take it to the next level then this course is the next step on the ladder for you. This qualification allows you to be a school principle and run your own setup. It also focuses on higher level coaching, water safety and beach management.

8 Week FastTrack Instructor Training Course

This September we are running an intensive course taking you from beginner to instructor including, BKSA, RYA and First Aid qualifications, shadowing and instructor training courses for powerkite, kite buggy & landboard, kitesurf, and SUP - click HERE for more details

To book onto any of the BKSA Instructor Training Courses you can book online, email or call.


+44 (0) 7563 763 046