| Q & A |


WHERE WILL WE MEET?

A confirmation E Mail will give you the address, landmarks, time to meet, and the instructor’s contact phone number.

WHAT DO YOU TEACH?


WHAT TO BRING?

Swimming suit, sunscreen, towel, t shirt, sweatshirt and sweatpants when it is overcast or cloudy, lunch or a snack, hat and sunglasses are optional.


WHAT TIMES AND LOCATIONS & THE LESSONS OFFERED?

Santa Monica Beach or Venice Beach from 8 AM- 10 AM or 10 AM- Noon, seven days per week.


IS THERE A SWIM TEST?

No, there is no swim test required in order to participate in our surf sessions. If you are not the strongest swimmer we start you off easy. Our surf instructors determine swimming ability and ocean competence on an individual basis. Participants always work at their own pace and learn new skills in a supportive environment.


HOW EARLY SHOULD I ARRIVE?

Be in the area 20 minutes before surf instructions begin to ensure a parking spot and sign your Wave Surf School waiver release form.


HOW GOOD OF A SWIMMER DO I HAVE TO BE?

If you can swim with your head above water you will be great. Weak swimmers will be kept in shallow water next to a surf instructor at all times.


DO I NEED TO BRING MY OWN EQUIPMENT?

We provide all the surf equipment (surfboards & wet suits). If you have a board or wetsuit already and would like to bring it along, that works too. Our surf instructors can help determine if it’s right for you.


HOW MANY SURF INSTRUCTORS DO YOU HAVE PER SURF SESSION?

Typically 4:1 surfer to instructor ratio to ensure proper supervision, personalized service and a safe experience. Our staff makes sure that you have a great time learning to Surf.


HOW OLD DO I HAVE TO BE?

We are accepting students that are 8-17 years old with a Parent or guardian or anyone over 18 years old.


IS THERE A CANCELATION POLICY?

Unfortunately not without penalty. Due to the popularity of the Surf School and our small group sizes, all orders are non refundable upon purchase. We will allow a Change of date with 24 hour notice for a $60 Penalty per person.

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