SUP Instructor Training

Share your passion for Stand Up Paddleboarding, the outdoors and being on the water  with our Paddle Into Fitness SUP Instructor Certification!  This comprehensive 2 day  training will cover the all necessary skills for teaching a basic Stand Up Paddleboard Beginner Lesson.

Two days of SUP Teacher Training with a Paddle Into Fitness® Master Trainer and veteren SUP teacher.  Learn key techniques, water safety, and how to run classes.

  • Develop comprehensive understanding of all equipment required to teach – boards, paddles, anchors, accessories, and PFDs.
  • Receive extensive water safety instruction with real-life scenarios.
  • Learn how to confidently teach an informative Beginner SUP Lesson and lead a group on the water safely.
  • Acquire the knowledge and skills specific to this teaching environment.  Learning how to progressively build confidence in your students using this unstable platform.
  • Learn why this is such a powerful form of exercise and how it empowers the mind as well as the body.
  • Tips for dealing with an all level class on the water.   How to encourage beginners to come back as well as keeping regular students challenged.
  • Getting the most from your SUP business.  How to create and market a successful Stand Up Paddleboard classes in your community and build smart partnerships.
  • Listing in the Paddle Into Fitness instructor directory with discounts for water sports insurance, equipment, apparel and pool accessories.
  • Take your love of paddleboarding to the next level!

For upcoming certifications, See schedule

Private Certification available in Stillwater MN.  Please CONTACT US to inquire.


  • CPR, AED, First Aid certification, proficient swimmer and comfortable doing water sports.