IKO Courses

Accrokite iko courses

At Accrokite Kite School Koh Phangan, we pride ourselves on offering a comprehensive range of packages and lessons designed to cater to kiteboarding enthusiasts of all levels, from beginners to seasoned pros. Our team of professional IKO instructors, hailing from diverse backgrounds around the globe, brings a wealth of experience to the table, ensuring that you receive top-notch instruction tailored to your individual skill level and goals with our IKO courses.

For those curious about kiteboarding but hesitant to commit to purchasing equipment upfront, our 1 Day Discovery Package IKO courses provides the perfect opportunity to dip your toes into the sport. This introductory session allows you to experience the thrill of kiteboarding under the guidance of our expert instructors, giving you a taste of what’s to come.

If you’re ready to take your kiteboarding journey to the next level, our 3 Day Full Beginner Package IKO courses is ideal for mastering the fundamentals and earning your IKO Certificate. Through a structured curriculum covering everything from basic techniques to safety protocols, you’ll emerge as a confident and independent kite surfer, equipped with the skills necessary to navigate the waves with ease.

For advanced riders seeking to expand their repertoire, we offer three specialized packages catering to different interests and skill sets. Whether you’re interested in mastering transitions and jumps, exploring the exhilarating world of foil boarding and wing foiling, or honing your skills on a surfboard strapless, our experienced instructors are here to help you reach your goals.

At Accrokite Kite School Koh Phangan, our commitment to providing exceptional instruction and fostering a vibrant kiteboarding community sets us apart. Join us today and embark on an unforgettable journey into the thrilling world of kiteboarding with our IKO courses.

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Discovery Package


1 DAY IKO Courses

Duration: 3 hrs We always teach in groups of max 2 people.

If there are not be any other students at that time you get a private lesson for the same price = 2hrs.

Or you can directly book a private class with Accrokite Kite School.

The IKO Discovery Course

Our Discovery IKO Courses, are an excellent starting point for anyone eager to delve into the exhilarating world of kitesurfing. This course is meticulously crafted to provide you with a comprehensive introduction to the fundamental aspects of the sport, ensuring that you kickstart your journey with confidence and competence when you kite koh phangan.

Throughout the Discovery IKO Courses, you’ll embark on an immersive learning experience, delving into essential topics such as safety protocols, equipment orientation, and fundamental kite-flying techniques. Our expert instructors will guide you through each step, whether in a classroom setting or right on the beach, offering hands-on instruction tailored to your individual learning style and pace.

During the IKO courses, you’ll gain valuable insights into the various types of kites, learning how to properly set up and launch your kite with precision and ease. Additionally, you’ll develop a solid understanding of key concepts such as wind dynamics, kite spot selection, and safety procedures, laying a strong foundation for your future adventures in kitesurfing.

Join us at our Kite School for the Discovery IKO Courses, and embark on an exciting journey into the dynamic world of kitesurfing. With expert guidance and personalized instruction, you’ll be well-equipped to take your first steps towards mastering this thrilling sport at our kiteboarding school.

  • How to set-up the kite
  • How to fly the kite (70% of the lesson)
  • How to launch and land the kite
  • How to generate power with the kite
  • How to relaunch the kite after it falls on the water (water-relaunch)

Price :

2h Private class: 4000 THB
3h Group of 2 pers : 4000 THB/pers

Beginner Package


Discover kitesurfing, have fun and complete the stages of full IKO courses.

Full beginner package 3 days 9h (3x3h) 11,000 baths/pers.

Duration: 9 hrs – Spread over 3 days (3hrs per day). We always teach in groups of max 3 people. If there would not be any other students at that time you get a private lesson for the same price = 6hrs.

We have some of the BEST KITE LOCATIONS for beginners to learn this amazing sport in the WHOLE WORLD at Accrokite kiteboarding school! The conditions are perfect. Our flat water lagoon is great for absolute beginners and advanced riders alike!

Welcome to our Kite School’s Beginner Package, IKO courses that is designed to provide you with the essential skills and knowledge needed to embark on your kiteboarding journey with confidence. Over the course of nine comprehensive hours of instruction, you’ll receive expert guidance and hands-on training aimed at equipping you with the proficiency to enjoy kiteboarding independently.

During the initial three-hour of the initiation phase, you’ll focus on mastering fundamental techniques such as walking with your kite, relaunching it from the water, and executing body drags while progressing upwind. These skills are foundational to building solid control over your kite, empowering you to navigate the water with ease and grace.

Our IKO Courses objective is to ensure that by the end of the Beginner Package, you possess the proficiency necessary to safely handle your kite and execute your first meters on the board autonomously. With personalized instruction from our experienced instructors, you’ll gain the confidence and skills needed to take your kiteboarding adventures to the next level.

Join us at our Kite School and embark on an exhilarating journey into the dynamic world of kiteboarding. With our Beginner Package, IKO courses you’ll receive expert guidance and support every step of the way as you master the fundamentals and unleash your kiteboarding potential through Accrokite kiteboarding school.

6h Private: 11,000 THB or 10h Private: 17,000 THB
9h group of 2: 11,000 THB/pers or 15h group of 2: 17000 THB/pers

Kite School

Advanced Package 1

Riding upwind, transitions or jump - IKO courses

Advance Customised Lesson :

Welcome to Accrokite Kite School Koh Phangan, where we’re dedicated to taking your kiteboarding skills to new heights with our advanced customised Lessons. Whether you’re aiming to ride upwind, perfect your transitions, or soar through the air with jumps, our one-day improver/refresher course is tailored to meet your specific needs and goals.

Riding upwind is a key milestone in kiteboarding, and our instructors are here to guide you every step of the way. Our pristine flat spot provides the perfect environment for mastering this essential skill, with plenty of space and minimal waves to disrupt your progress. Plus, with our exclusive access to the spot, you’ll have ample room to practice without distractions.

During your lesson, you’ll receive personalized instruction and feedback, ensuring that you make rapid progress towards your goals. With the use of radio communication, your instructor will be able to provide real-time guidance and support, even from a distance, allowing you to fine-tune your technique and build confidence on the water.

Once you’ve mastered riding upwind, we’ll help you take your skills to the next level with instruction in transitions and jumps. Whether you’re looking to perfect simple transitions or tackle advanced jumps, our team of pro riders has the expertise to help you achieve your goals and experience the thrill of flying through the air.

Prepare to unleash your inner adrenaline junkie and elevate your kiteboarding experience with Accrokite Kite School Koh Phangan. Join us for an unforgettable adventure on the water, where you’ll push your limits, master new skills, and experience the pure joy of kiteboarding at its best.

Price :

2000 THB per hour private class

Or 6h private class 11000 THB

Advanced Package 2

Foil Board & Wing Foiling - IKO courses

Accrokite Foil Board & Wing Foiling – Advanced Package

Welcome to Accrokite Kite School and our Foil Board & Wing Foiling – Advanced Package, where we invite you to discover the exciting world of wing foiling.

Wing foiling is not just cool—it’s a game-changer in water sports. Its simplicity, versatility, and exhilarating sensation on the water have captivated enthusiasts worldwide. What sets wing foiling apart is its ease of learning and quick setup, making it accessible to riders of all levels. Additionally, its safety features, including the ability to navigate offshore winds and the buoyancy of the board, ensure a worry-free experience on the water.

The beauty of wing foiling lies in its transformative impact on the surfing world, akin to how paddle sports revolutionized tennis. From the moment you start, the fun is immediate, yet the sport remains sufficiently technical to provide ongoing challenges.

While there are some initial steps to master, particularly in water starting, these are easily achievable, especially for those already familiar with foil or other water sports. Our experienced instructors will guide you through each stage of the learning process, ensuring that you develop the skills and confidence needed to excel in wing foiling.

So why wait? Join us at Accrokite Kite School and embark on an exhilarating journey into the world of wing foiling. Experience the thrill of gliding across the water with ease and grace, and discover why wing foiling is quickly becoming the go-to water sport for adventurers everywhere.

The most difficult thing in wing-foil: the water start!
To get up in wingfoil you have to forget the beachstart. Everything happens on the water!
Here are the steps
Get in the water with your hydrofoil and the wing,
Sit on your knees in the middle of the board,
Still on your knees, place the wing above you so it doesn’t touch the water,
You can already start to move in this position by adjusting the wind grip of the wing, Still with the wing in the air, raise your front leg and stabilize yourself,
Raise your front leg and stabilize yourself, lift up fully with one leg in the middle of the board and the other at the mast, Pump your foil to gain speed.
Need more information or want to learn with us ?
Don’t hesitate to contact us at Accrokite Kite School Koh Phangan! 
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Advanced Package 3

Surfboard Strapless - IKO courses

Accrokite Surfboard Strapless Lesson – Advanced Package

Unlock a whole new dimension of kiteboarding excitement by mastering the art of riding waves with a surfboard strapless. Unlike traditional twin-tip boards, surfboards offer unparalleled maneuverability and control, allowing you to experience the thrill of surfing waves in a way that’s truly incomparable.

Our expert instructors will guide you through the techniques and strategies necessary to master strapless riding, from proper board positioning to executing smooth turns and carving through waves with style. Whether you’re a seasoned kiteboarder looking to expand your skill set or a wave enthusiast eager to combine the best of surfing and kitesurfing, our Surfboard Strapless Lesson is tailored to meet your needs.

Join us at Accrokite Kite School Koh Phangan and experience the exhilaration of strapless riding firsthand. Discover the freedom and excitement of surfing waves with your kite, and take your kiteboarding adventures to thrilling new heights.

Our Instructors


Kitesurfing & Passionate Since 2012

Roman Biriukov

Kitesurfing & Passionate Since 2007


Kitesurfing & Passionate Since 2005


Kitesurfing & Passionate Since 2016


Kitesurfing & Passionate Since 2012

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Our Main Location

How To Find Accrokite Koh Phangan

Accrokite IKO Pro Kite School is located at Bodega Hostel, Tong Sala. To reach us from the Main Pier at Thong Sala when arriving on either the lomprayah, seatran or raja ferry we are a short taxi ride away around 2km from the pier. To get to our kitesurf school jump in a taxi when you get off the boat, there is a taxi rank with taxis going in all directions on the island, you’re looking to go toward ban tai or haad rin.If you would like to walk just follow the main road towards the big C Supermarket.

The entrance road to our kitesurf school is opposite Big C Supermarket, you will pass slumber party hostel, the old kobra gym on the left hand side of the road and you take a left turn at the end of the road and we are only 10 meters again turning right into Bodega Hostel. Go through reception and onto the beach we are on the right hand side just past the tree house!

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