A confirmation E Mail will give you the address, landmarks, time to meet, and the instructor’s contact phone number.
Swimming suit, sunscreen, towel, t shirt, sweatshirt and sweatpants when it is overcast or cloudy, lunch or a snack, hat and sunglasses are optional.
Santa Monica Beach or Venice Beach from 8 AM- 10 AM or 10 AM- Noon, seven days per week.
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.
Be in the area 20 minutes before surf instructions begin to ensure a parking spot and sign your Wave Surf School waiver release form.
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.
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.
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.
We are accepting students that are 8-17 years old with a Parent or guardian or anyone over 18 years old.
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.