RYA Intermediate Windsurfing Instructor Course (Upgrade)



2 weeks


6 days per week


18 +


Vassiliki, Greece


From £995

Our RYA Intermediate Windsurfing Instructor Course is suitable for qualified Start Windsurfing Instructors and confident windsurfers, already capable of handling a harness in strong winds. It is an all-inclusive 2-week programme conducted at our Club Vass training facility.

Who is the course for?

The Intermediate Windsurfing Instructor Course will develop your skills to teach the RYA Intermediate windsurfing syllabus.

This course has two Stages:

Week 1 Prep week: This is where we coach you to reach your full potential to meet the pre-requisites of the course. Including beach start, waterstart, fast tack, carve gybe, harnessing and blasting control.  We have designed this course to give you the highest chance of success. 

Week 2 Instructor Course: You will be trained to use the fast forward formula to help you perfect teaching techniques such as a non-planing carve gybe, beach starts, and upwind shortboard with a harness.

Pre-requisites: 50 Hours teaching experience. 

This course is most popular with returning students how have previously completed the RYA Start Windsurfing instructor Course with us

Whats Included

A successful outcome of this course will give you everything needed to start working in the watersports industry as an RYA Intermediate Windsurf instructor.

  • RYA Intermediate Planning  Instructor Course
  •  Safety Boat Skills
  • RYA Safe and Fun Course (if Required)
  • RYA Advanced Fast Forward Coaching
  • Video Analysis and De-briefing
  • SUP, Bike and Fitness Options
  • Unlimited action Photos from PROTOGRAPHY
  • Unlimited Video Clips from VASS VIDS
  • Unlimited Club Vass Kit Usage
  • Opportunities for Work Experience in Vassiliki 
  • Watersports Nomad Branded SPF Water Vest

Your Training Schedule

We conduct training over two 3-hour slots, between 10 am and 5 pm, six days per week. There are also two optional weekly fitness training sessions, including mountain biking, circuit training, SUP, swimming, and yoga. Training days conclude at 5 pm with a debriefing. On completion of the debrief, the amazing equipment is available for use by yourself and the other students till the “wind stops or the sun drops”. 

On your day off from training on Saturday, you can explore the stunning island of Lefkada and downtown Vassiliki. As the sun goes down, the bars and restaurants of Vassiliki come alive. Of course, there are always the legendary Club Vass and Wildwind BBQs and shows. You cannot miss these!


Choose the Watersports Nomad accommodation option, located in the heart of Vassiliki. You are only a 10-minute walk from our Club Vass training centre, and close to local bars, shops, and restaurants.

Our training programmes have proved so popular that many Watersports Nomad students decide to spend the remainder of the season in Greece rather than return home. 

Whether you extend your stay or not, you’ll have an excellent experience in a beautiful location.

Why Choose Us?

Vassiliki Bay in Greece is a fantastic location to hone your windsurfing skills. This unique location is one of the reasons that makes Flying Fish your best choice for a Fast-Track Windsurfing Instructor Course. Our training facility at Club Vass is equipped with the latest sailing and windsurfing kit, and we update our equipment annually.

Our windsurfing kit is rigged and ready to go, so just select your board and sail, then get on the water. You can choose from a selection of over 300 pieces of the latest windsurfing equipment.




RYA Intermediate Windsurfing Instructor Course In Greece

from £995

9 June – 23 June 2024  –  full

1 September – 15 September 2024  –  waitlisted

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