SUP Instructor Course: Touring 1 Paddle Canada

Become a Paddle Canada Touring Level 1 Instructor and teach your own Paddle Canada Courses or instruct with a local paddleboard school.


May 04 - 05, 2017


T'ashii Paddle School/Canadian Red Cross


Emre Bosut




Advanced level SUP Instructor Certification with accommodation.Course includes:
• 2 nights dorm style accommodation at Whalers on the Point HI Hostel (right on the water in downtown Tofino).
• Expert instruction with a focus on teaching coastal navigation skills and performing rescues.
• Lesson Planning Tools.

Thur May 4 – Fri May 5 2017 (Followed by Touring 2 Instructor course Sat May 6 – Mon May 8)
Red Cross instructor Emre Bosut, co-owner of T’ashii Paddle School brings 17 years of outdoor industry and instructing experience to T’ashii’s wildenress first aid courses. With a background in whitewater instructing and guiding Emre has worked around Canada and internationally as a guide in mountain, river, and surf environments.


Ability to perform Paddle Canada Touring 1 Skills at instructional level. Instructor candidates must register for a Paddle Canada Membership before the course begins to receive Paddle Canada Instructor certification. Course ID: 61319

Course fee:

$299. Paddle Canada Membership: $90 (must be registered before the course begins). Or $10 upgrade fee for current Paddle Canada instructors. Touring SUP rental for course $60 Wetsuit rental $20 Not Included: Navigational Compass, Transportation, Food.

How to register:

See link below for course calendar & online registration. Please call or email us with any questions.