Level 3 Sailing Instructor Courses are the right choice for all of our Level 2 Instructors who like to take their teaching and own Sailing skills to a higher level. During those courses, we focus on the technique of intermediate and advanced SUP manouvers and how to teach them professionally.
Level 3 Instructors are Sailing experts with a very high own riding level and a deep understanding for complex movements. Their methodical skills and experience make them the true experts on the beach!
For the course:
- valid VDWS Level 2 Kitesurf Instructor License
- valid VDWS membership
- Advanced Kitesurf Skills
- teaching experience
For the license qualification:
- practical exam at the end of the Level 3 Instructor seminar
Duration: 2 days
Price: 275 €
Extra costs: travel expenses, accommodation, equipent rental
Depending on the seminar topic, the following topics are weighted differently.
- Improving one's own riding skills
- Use of methods in advanced training
- Use of digital media in training
- Organisation in intermediate lessons or in special courses
- Concrete training of individual manoeuvres or techniques
- Improvement of own demonstration skills
- Deepening of material knowledge and reference to ascender equipment
- Deepening of the physical basics
- Extending didactic knowledge for advanced training
Each of the Level 3 Instructor Seminars concludes with a practical examination on the respective topic of the 2 days.
Experience with gliding dinghies is an advantage
Course framework gennaker and harness course / reciprocal coaching / develop methodical teaching skills / equipment, trimming and physical background / techniques and manoeuvres.
Up - Downwind course with two buoys.
Course will be sailed around with one tack and one jibe with gennaker. On each close hauled course, the sailor is to get into and out of the harness once. The helmsman and the foresailor will be scored equally.
Course framework of a gennaker and harness course / reciprocal coaching / develop methodical teaching skills / equipment, trim and physical background / techniques and manoeuvres.
Up - Downwind Parcours
Course will be sailed with tacks and jibes with gennaker. On each close hauled course the sailor has to get into and out of the harness once.
The helmsman and the foresailor will be judged equally.
Course framework of a foil course on a dinghy / coaching each other / developing methodical teaching skills / equipment, trim and physical background / techniques and manoeuvres.
Up - Downwind Course
Course is sailed with a foil turn and a foil jibe.
The helmsman will be scored.
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