“Instructor Training That Sets You Up For Success.”
Are you looking to turn your passion for paddling into a standup paddleboarding business? Or do you want to get the instructor and teacher training necessary to be confident working for a company offering standup paddleboarding lessons and tours?
Norm Hann, a trained high school teacher and college instructor, brings his lifetime of coaching, teaching and twenty years of multi day expedition guiding experience to this course to help you build a strong instructional foundation. His Paddle Canada Basic Flatwater Instructor course is an enriching two day program for aspiring standup paddleboard instructors, retail and rental staff, fitness professionals and those interested in starting a standup paddleboarding business.
Our course delivers teaching models, the understanding of individuals learning styles and outdoor management principles that can not only be applied in your business but can be used in any other environment where training, teaching and leading others is involved. This course is a pre requisite to the Advanced Flatwater Instructor Course and upper level instructor courses including Surf 1 & 2, Touring 1 & 2, and River 1 & 2.