IKO Instructor Courses

March 2025 IKO Instructor Courses

March 2025 IKO Instructor Courses

Please Note: If you have certification from another company, not IKO you need to book the IEC Course. If you don’t have an up-to-date First Aid/CPR certificate ( 2 years), you need to add the IKO First Aid/CPR Course to complete the IEC Course.

IKO Fees –  if you already registered and paid through the IKO website please select the option without IKO fees!

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Please Note We Have Courses, in July 2024, Aug 2024, Jan 2025, Feb 2025 & March 2025

March 2025 IKO Instructor Courses

Please Note We Have Courses, in Aug 2024, Jan 2025, Feb 2025 & March 2025

Assistant Training Course

Courses From

15th to the 19th of July 2024

12th to the 16th of August 2024

13th to the 17th of January 2025

10th to the 14th of February 2025

10th to the 14th of March 2025

You can get your ATC (Assistant training course), ITC (Instructor training course) and IEC (Instructor Equivalency Course) with us!

Get ready for a new life in Paradise!

Accrokite, located in Koh Phangan, offers comprehensive Kite Instructor Courses accredited by the International Kiteboarding Organization (IKO). Whether you’re looking to kickstart your career as a kiteboarding instructor or enhance your skills, Accrokite provides three main courses: the Assistant Training Course (ATC), the Instructor Training Course (ITC), and the Instructor Equivalency Course (IEC).

The Assistant Training Course (ATC) is designed for aspiring instructors who want to gain fundamental knowledge and skills in assisting certified instructors during kiteboarding lessons. It covers topics such as safety protocols, equipment setup, and basic teaching techniques.

Kitesurf Assistant Training  ATC Course

Become A Kitesurf Specialist

Embark on an exhilarating journey to become a Kitesurf specialist with our comprehensive Kite Instructor Courses. Designed to elevate your passion for kitesurfing to new heights, our Assistant Training Course (ATC) is the perfect starting point for independent kitesurfers looking to enhance their riding skills or transition into a rewarding career in kitesurfing instruction.

During the ATC, participants delve into the fundamentals of kitesurfing, mastering essential techniques and safety protocols under the guidance of experienced instructors. This intensive training program equips you with the knowledge and skills necessary to become a proficient kitesurfing instructor, capable of delivering high-quality lessons at IKO Centers worldwide.

The ATC not only prepares you for a career as an Assistant Instructor but also serves as a platform to enhance your kitesurfing abilities. By refining your riding techniques and gaining a deeper understanding of kite control and safety procedures, you’ll emerge from the course as a stronger and more confident kiter, ready to tackle new challenges on the water.

Whether you aspire to share your love for kitesurfing with others as an instructor or simply seek to take your skills to the next level, our ATC offers a dynamic and rewarding learning experience. Join us on the journey to unlock your full potential as a Kitesurf specialist and make your mark in the exhilarating world of kitesurfing instruction.

Assistant Training Course (ATC) who is it for?

Whether you aspire to share your love for kitesurfing with others as an instructor or simply seek to take your skills to the next level, our ATC offers a dynamic and rewarding learning experience. Join us on the journey to unlock your full potential as a Kitesurf specialist and make your mark in the exhilarating world of kitesurfing instruction.

The Assistant Training Course (ATC) offered as part of our Kite Instructor Courses is ideal for a diverse range of individuals seeking to deepen their involvement in the world of kitesurfing. Primarily, the ATC caters to independent kitesurfers who are eager to refine their skills and potentially transition into a career as a kitesurfing instructor. These individuals often have a passion for kitesurfing and a desire to share their knowledge and expertise with others.

Moreover, the ATC is beneficial for those who aspire to work within the kitesurfing industry, either as instructors or in related roles at IKO Centers worldwide. It serves as a stepping stone for individuals looking to gain valuable experience and qualifications to pursue opportunities in the field of kitesurfing instruction.

Additionally, the ATC is valuable for kitesurfers who simply want to improve their riding abilities and gain a deeper understanding of kitesurfing fundamentals. Even if they do not intend to pursue a career in instruction, participants can benefit from the structured curriculum and hands-on training provided during the course.

Overall, the ATC is designed to accommodate a wide range of individuals, from passionate kitesurfers seeking career opportunities to those simply looking to enhance their skills and knowledge in the exhilarating sport of kitesurfing.

For experienced instructors holding certifications from other organizations, Accrokite offers the Equivalent Training Course (IEC). This course allows instructors to convert their existing qualifications to IKO certifications, ensuring compliance with international standards.

Accrokite’s courses are conducted by experienced IKO-certified instructors who provide personalized guidance and support throughout the training process. Additionally, Koh Phangan’s ideal kiteboarding conditions, including consistent winds and shallow waters, provide the perfect setting for practical training.

By completing the Kite Instructor Courses at Accrokite, students gain valuable skills, industry-recognized certifications, and the confidence to pursue exciting opportunities in the world of kiteboarding instruction. Whether you’re seeking professional development or a thrilling new career path, Accrokite is your gateway to success in the kiteboarding industry.

Instructor Training Course

Courses From

22nd to the 26th of July 2024

19th to the 23rd of August 2024

20th to the 24th of January 2025

17th to the 21st of February 2025

17th to the 21st of March 2025

You can get your ATC (Assistant training course), ITC (Instructor training course) and IEC (Instructor Equivalency Course) with us!

Get ready for a new life in Paradise!

Accrokite, located in Koh Phangan, offers comprehensive Kite Instructor Courses accredited by the International Kiteboarding Organization (IKO). Whether you’re looking to kickstart your career as a kiteboarding instructor or enhance your skills, Accrokite provides three main courses: the Assistant Training Course (ATC), the Instructor Training Course (ITC), and the Instructor Equivalency Course (IEC).

The Instructor Training Course (ITC) is ideal for individuals aiming to become certified kiteboarding instructors. This comprehensive course delves deeper into instructional techniques, safety procedures, risk management, and teaching methodologies. Participants learn how to conduct kiteboarding lessons and assess student progress effectively.

Instructor Training ITC Course

The IKO Instructor Training Course (ITC) is the gateway to becoming a proficient and certified kiteboarding instructor. Tailored for individuals passionate about kitesurfing and teaching, this comprehensive course equips participants with the knowledge, skills, and techniques required to teach safely and effectively.

Throughout the ITC, aspiring instructors learn from a top-notch, internationally recognized teaching method endorsed by the International Kiteboarding Organization (IKO). This method emphasizes safety, efficiency, and adherence to industry best practices, ensuring that instructors are well-prepared to guide students of all skill levels, from beginners to independent kitesurfers.

Participants in the ITC undergo rigorous training and practical exercises, covering various aspects of kiteboarding instruction, including kite control, safety protocols, equipment handling, and lesson planning. By immersing themselves in hands-on learning experiences and classroom sessions, candidates gain a deep understanding of teaching methodologies and instructional techniques specific to kiteboarding.

Upon successful completion of the ITC, graduates receive IKO certification, validating their proficiency as kiteboarding instructors. This certification not only demonstrates their expertise but also opens doors to exciting career opportunities at IKO-affiliated kiteboarding centres worldwide.

The IKO Instructor Training Course (ITC) is a transformative journey that empowers individuals to share their love for kiteboarding while upholding the highest standards of safety and professionalism in the industry.

Instructor Training Course (ITC) Who is it for?

Aspiring kiteboarding enthusiasts who are passionate about sharing their love for the sport and teaching others would immensely benefit from enrolling in the Instructor Training Course (ITC). This course is specifically designed for individuals seeking to transition from being skilled kiteboarders to proficient instructors.

Those who wish to embark on a rewarding career in kiteboarding instruction would find the ITC invaluable. By completing the course, they acquire the necessary skills, knowledge, and certification to teach kiteboarding safely and effectively at IKO-affiliated centres worldwide. The ITC equips participants with comprehensive training on instructional techniques, safety protocols, equipment handling, and lesson planning, ensuring they are well-prepared to guide students of all levels, from beginners to advanced riders.

Additionally, kiteboarding enthusiasts who desire to deepen their understanding of the sport and improve their riding skills would also benefit from the ITC. The course provides insights into advanced kiteboarding concepts and methodologies, allowing participants to refine their techniques and become more proficient riders themselves.

Ultimately, the Instructor Training Course (ITC) is ideal for individuals who are passionate about kiteboarding and aspire to share their knowledge and expertise with others, whether as a career path or as a means to enhance their enjoyment of the sport.

For experienced instructors holding certifications from other organizations, Accrokite offers the Equivalent Training Course (IEC). This course allows instructors to convert their existing qualifications to IKO certifications, ensuring compliance with international standards.

Accrokite’s courses are conducted by experienced IKO-certified instructors who provide personalized guidance and support throughout the training process. Additionally, Koh Phangan’s ideal kiteboarding conditions, including consistent winds and shallow waters, provide the perfect setting for practical training.

By completing the Kite Instructor Courses at Accrokite, students gain valuable skills, industry-recognized certifications, and the confidence to pursue exciting opportunities in the world of kiteboarding instruction. Whether you’re seeking professional development or a thrilling new career path, Accrokite is your gateway to success in the kiteboarding industry.

Instructor Equivalency Course

Courses From

22nd to the 26th of July 2024

19th to the 23rd of August 2024

20th to the 24th of January 2025

17th to the 21st of February 2025

17th to the 21st of March 2025

You can get your ATC (Assistant training course), ITC (Instructor training course) and IEC (Instructor Equivalency Course) with us!

Get ready for a new life in Paradise!

Accrokite, located in Koh Phangan, offers comprehensive Kite Instructor Courses accredited by the International Kiteboarding Organization (IKO). Whether you’re looking to kickstart your career as a kiteboarding instructor or enhance your skills, Accrokite provides three main courses: the Assistant Training Course (ATC), the Instructor Training Course (ITC), and the Instructor Equivalency Course (IEC).

Kitesurf Instructor Equivalency IEC Course

The IKO Kitesurf Instructor Equivalency Course (IEC) is a specialized program tailored for experienced kitesurfing instructors seeking alignment with the International Kiteboarding Organization (IKO) standards. Recognizing the value of instructors’ prior training and teaching experience, the IEC offers a streamlined pathway to integrate IKO’s methodologies and safety protocols.

Designed to condense learning into a short duration, the IEC aims to impart essential knowledge and skills developed by IKO over the past decade. While participants already possess teaching expertise and theoretical understanding, the course focuses on familiarizing them with IKO’s lesson plans, teaching standards, and safety guidelines.

Through a comprehensive curriculum, the IE delves into IKO’s proven methods for teaching kitesurfing, emphasizing safety as paramount. Participants gain insights into IKO’s rationale behind its teaching approach, understanding why it is considered the safest and most efficient method worldwide.

Furthermore, the IE offers a collaborative learning environment where experienced instructors from diverse backgrounds come together to share insights, experiences, and best practices. This unique opportunity allows participants to broaden their perspectives, enhance their teaching skills, and build a network of motivated and knowledgeable peers.

The IKO Kitesurf Instructor Equivalency Course (IEC) provides a fast-track route for experienced instructors to align with IKO standards, ensuring consistency and quality in kitesurfing instruction globally.

Instructor Equivalency Course (IEC) who is it for?

The Kitesurf Instructor Equivalency Course (IEC) offered by the International Kiteboarding Organization (IKO) is tailored for experienced kitesurfing instructors seeking alignment with IKO standards. This course is ideal for individuals who have prior teaching experience and want to transition smoothly into teaching under the IKO umbrella.

Those who have acquired teaching certifications from other organizations or have been teaching independently can benefit significantly from the IEC. It provides a streamlined pathway for them to understand and adopt IKO’s teaching methodologies, lesson plans, and safety standards.

Additionally, individuals who value continuous professional development and wish to enhance their teaching skills and knowledge base would find the IEC beneficial. By participating in this course, instructors can deepen their understanding of kitesurfing instruction and gain insights into the latest industry practices advocated by IKO.

Furthermore, instructors looking to expand their career opportunities internationally would benefit from obtaining IKO certification through the IEC. IKO’s globally recognized certification opens doors to teaching opportunities at IKO-affiliated centres worldwide, thereby broadening their scope and potential clientele.

The Kitesurf Instructor Equivalency Course (IEC) caters to experienced kitesurfing instructors seeking to align with IKO standards, enhance their teaching skills, and access a wider range of career opportunities in the kitesurfing industry.

For experienced instructors holding certifications from other organizations, Accrokite offers the Equivalent Training Course (IEC). This course allows instructors to convert their existing qualifications to IKO certifications, ensuring compliance with international standards.

Accrokite’s courses are conducted by experienced IKO-certified instructors who provide personalized guidance and support throughout the training process. Additionally, Koh Phangan’s ideal kiteboarding conditions, including consistent winds and shallow waters, provide the perfect setting for practical training.

By completing the Kite Instructor Courses at Accrokite, students gain valuable skills, industry-recognized certifications, and the confidence to pursue exciting opportunities in the world of kiteboarding instruction. Whether you’re seeking professional development or a thrilling new career path, Accrokite is your gateway to success in the kiteboarding industry.

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