SUP Instructor Certification

ACA SUP Level 1:Introduction to Stand Up Paddleboarding is the first course for all new stand up paddlers. It is the foundation course for all other levels. Please review the Level 1 Instructor Criteria before booking.

1. Pass the ACA Level 1 skills assessment.
2. Have a valid ACA membership number.
3. Have a current and valid First Aid and CPR certification.


  • Days: 3 Days in person
  • Dates: 4/8/22 - 4/10/22, 10/21/22 - 10/23/22
  • Times: 8:30 am to 5:00 pm
  • Fees: $350
  • Age: 18+

Redwood City

  • Days: 3 Days in person
  • Dates: 4/15/22 - 4/17/22
  • Times: 8:30 am to 5:00 pm
  • Fees: $350
  • Age: 16+

Additional Services

3-Pack Pass

Plan to go all the way?
Save $30 when you buy a Level 1-3 group class 3-pack for $225! 

Private SUP Classes

Can't make a group lesson time? Want tailored instruction? Book private SUP lessons

Family SUP Lessons

Want to paddle with your whole family? Need SUP lessons for the kids aged 16 and under? Book a family SUP lesson

Demo Program

Interested in purchasing a board? Learn about our demo program and try 3-4 boards catered to your needs.