The first part of this program will take you through the steps of equipment set up, flying technics and safety Furthermore you will be piloting an inflatable kite, learn to water-relanch and body dragging in the water and self resque tecnic.
By the end of the intermediate program, you will get up on the board for your first rides. During the course, you will improve kite piloting with power, one hand kite piloting, body dragging upwind, etc…
You will be able to ride upwind and do transitions and maybe the first jump! During this program, you will learn how to manage your practice area and to choose your equipment. Your kite flying skills will be improved and you will learn how to control your direction and power, and come back to your starting point.
The certification standards have been designed to validate your levels from your first body drag to your first jump, to allow instructors to know exactly what you have learnt and from what point to take up your training, to allow kiteboarding centers to know exactly what kind of equipment you are capable of renting.