Coach Ready Program 2023

Surfing Australia and Macquarie Sports are stoked to offer 20 lucky 16–20-year-olds the opportunity to become a fully qualified Surf Coach in September 2023. Together, we will aim to have every coach working in a local surf school once qualified.

Participants will come together for a week-long camp at Surfing Australia’s High Performance Centre in Casuarina, NSW, from Monday 11 September – Friday 15 September. Everyone will complete a foundation surf coaching course, first aid certificate, CPR course and surf rescue certificate, before being connected with an accredited surf school to complete a practical work placement.

There is currently a very high demand for surf coaches amongst surf schools, providing ample opportunity for program graduates to transition into employment following the course.

The program is intended for participants who will benefit most from the opportunity.
If you or someone you know is interested in this program, please fill out the form below.

The Coach Ready program is proudly supported by Macquarie Sports

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