Kite Club Hatteras is happy to announce that with the start of Spring 2013 kiteboarding season, we will be hosting an IKO (International Kiteboarding Organization) Instructor Training program at our newly affiliated IKO Center in Avon, NC (OBX).
The course is designed for experienced kiteboarders who are passionate about the sport and sharing their expertise. In the training program you’ll learn IKO’s proven teaching methodology that uses a progression of exercises designed to build the student’s skills and understanding step-by-step. There is a high demand for IKO certified instructor both in the States and abroad since the IKO certification is recognized as the international standard of teaching and since kiteboarding is such a rapidly growing sport.
The complete IKO Instructor Training Program includes the IKO Assistant Instructor course, First Aid and CPR, and IKO Instructor Training Course Level 1. Since May 2012 IKO only accept candidates who have an Assistant Course certification.
The course schedule is as follows:
April 22nd -24th AITC
April 25th Medic First Aid
April 25th - 30th ITC
More info at: