Certifications
Prerequisites
IKO Assistant Instructor
  • Be at least 16 years old
  • Be certified as an IKO kiteboarder level 3 for at least 6 months
  • Have a valid CPR & First aid certificate
  • Register as an assistant candidate on the IKO website
  • Complete the 5-day training course with a certified Assistant trainer.
IKO Instructor level 1
  • Be at least 18 years old
  • Kiteboard for more than 12 months,
  • Ride at IKO level 3N for 6months (ride upwind, jump, jibes, toeside, safely & confidently)
  • Have an IKO assistant instructor certification
  • Have a valid CPR & First aid certificate
  • Complete the 5 day ITC course with an IKO examiner
IKO Instructor level 2
  • Be an IKO instructor level 1
  • Log a minimum of 160 teaching hours,
  • Register 30 students through the IKO online feedback system
  • Pass the level 2 Online Exam.
  • Have a valid CPR & First aid certificate
  • Have a powerboat license or boat safety certificate
IKO Instructor level 2 senior
  • Be an instructor level 2
  • Log a total of 1000 teaching hours
  • Register 100 students through the IKO online feedback system
  • Pass the level 2 Senior Online Exam.
  • Have a valid CPR & First aid certificate
  • Have a powerboat license or boat safety certificate
IKO Assistant Examiner
  • Be an instructor level 2 senior,
  • Have at least 2 years of IKO teaching experience
  • Have taught to students in different locations
  • Be fluent English and preferably another language
  • Have certified 5 assistant instructors
  • Be selected for the training.
  • Be at least 25 years old.
  • Have a valid CPR & First aid certificate
  • Have a powerboat license or boat safety certificate
  • Complete at least one week of Examiner training.
IKO Examiner
  • Complete the IKO’s Assistant Instructor training.
  • Be selected for the Examiner training.
  • Have taught to students in different locations
  • Be fluent English and preferably another language
  • Be at least 28 years old.
  • Complete min three weeks of Examiner training.
  • Have a valid CPR & First aid certificate
  • Have a powerboat license or boat safety certificate

More Information about the IKO courses at: www.ikorg.com