LEVEL 1 COASTEER DISCOVERY

These courses are an ideal gentle introduction to coasteering for younger juniors, families or adults. Join our experienced instructors guiding you along the coast, rock pooling, wildlife identifying, swimming, jumping, snorkelling and climbing.

Great for young explorers and families looking for their first adventures or learning about coastal wildlife!

Juniors and Adults must be competent swimmers – 50m non stop swim ability is a minimum condition. Juniors without parents must be 10yrs+ to do this lesson. Younger juniors will be allowed in family groups only if parents agree direct responsibility to help their child and both are confident and competent swimming in the sea.

BOOKING OF THIS PRODUCT WILL RETURN ONLINE ON 1st of JUNE 2020. SORRY FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE. WE ARE CURRENTLY REDESIGNING OUR BOOKING PROCESS FOR CV19 TO ALLOW FOR SMALLER GROUPS, SPACING OF LESSONS AND COURSES AND NON CONTACT PROCEDURES.

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"My nine-year-old daughter Lois, had a fab time during each of the lessons she has had with you. Most importantly, as a parent, I felt content that I was leaving her in capable and caring hands! Staff on the phone were most helpful and a pleasure to deal with."

Michelle

Lesson Information

TWO HOUR SURF LESSON

Lessons last two hours and all equipment is provided.  All participants must be over 7 years old and able to swim 50 metres unaided.

HIGH QUALITY EQUIPMENT

We provide top of the range 5mm wetsuits, safe and stable softboards and all accessories required for the time of year so you're really warm! If you're more advanced we also provide hardboards.

FACILITIES

We operate from the Belhaven Surf Centre, a wonderful brand new facility on the beach.

The surf centre has hot and cold showers and underfloor heated changing rooms next to the south side of Belhaven Beach.

WHAT TO BRING

All equipment is provided but please bring a swim costume towel and sun protection.

If you require medication such as inhalers, insulin etc, please ensure that you notify instructors so it can be taken to beach in our safety bag.

RATIOS AND STAFF

Standard lessons have a max ratio of 1 instructor to 8 pupils and often supplemented with an extra assistant. Advanced classes are 1:4 max.

Our staff all have lifesaving or beach lifeguard qualifications, are disclosure checked, and have an ASI or ISA level 1, 2 or 3 instructor qualification. Four of our current team have been Scottish National Champions in either surfing, longboarding or bodyboarding in the recent past.

CONDITIONS

South East Scotland is one of the UK's best locations to learn to surf with perfect, small beginner waves in Scotland's sunniest location.  Belhaven Beach is one of the best beginner friendly beaches in Scotland.

In the event of no waves, you will be contacted in advance and offered an alternative sport suitable to the weather conditions, such as stand up paddle, coasteering, surf skate or a beginner zero surf class.  Our range of sports means that we can offer an activity in all but the most extreme weather conditions.