AS Instructor Certification – Private 5 days in person coaching

$4,995.00 AUD

APNEA SURVIVAL IN PERSON PRIVATE INSTRUCTOR TRAINING

5 days face to face, 80 hours online learning and 3 globally recognised certifications in one epic course. What’s included:  Apnea Survival instructor Breath FX (functional breathing) + Cold Water Immersion Instructor plus an option to obtain the Oxygen Advantage Advanced Instructor.

Our globally recognised Apnea Survival Instructor certification now contains three individual certifications delivered to you one on one over of 5 days).  IE Surf Apnea Instructor (2 days), Breath FX (2 days)  and Cold Water Immersion Instructor (1 day).

As an Apnea Survival Instructor you’ll be instilling confidence by leading by example and will be able to provide high level demonstrations of all our drills. This ability is underpins the foundation of our courses, maintains the integrity of our instructors and brand and our industry as a whole. A high level of water-based mastery is required to successfully complete our assessments.  Rest assured if you’ve done the pre course online learning, you will pass our 3 physical prerequisites and turn up on day one ready to rock and roll you will successfully complete the 4 day of training.

Payment and online access

Note : Payment and online access.

There is a deposit payment or pay in full option for this course.  Once registration and deposit is confirmed your online learning material will be released.  Once access to online material is granted the course deposit amount will become non refundable.

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Event Details

Gear required

Swim goggles (not a dive mask), 3mm wetsuit (freediving or surfing) plus swimmers or boardies), snorkel.  You will not require swim or dive fins.

One of the pools we use is outdoors and is not heated (18-20°C). We will be in this pool most mornings for 2-3 hours at a time. So please be sure to come prepared with a wetsuit, swimmers and sun protection.

Once you've registered you will be emailed a confirmation and  instructions, medical questionnaire and access to our instructor training materials. If you have any further questions please contact us via the website contact page.

 

Start time: 08:30 a.m. AEDT

End time: 03:30 p.m. AEDT

Venue: To be decided

Email: info@apneasurvival.com.au

Product Description

APNEA SURVIVAL IN PERSON PRIVATE INSTRUCTOR TRAINING

5 days face to face, 80 hours online learning and 3 globally recognised certifications in one epic course. What’s included:  Apnea Survival instructor Breath FX (functional breathing) + Cold Water Immersion Instructor plus an option to obtain the Oxygen Advantage Advanced Instructor.

Our globally recognised Apnea Survival Instructor certification now contains three individual certifications delivered to you one on one over of 5 days).  IE Surf Apnea Instructor (2 days), Breath FX (2 days)  and Cold Water Immersion Instructor (1 day).

All Instructor trainings are delivered with blended and flexible format options and can be tailored to meet individual needs.   Including attendance at any face to face Surf Apnea course and completion of online learning materials. We also offer an RPL process for existing freediving instructors and validated subject matter experts. When you pay in full and register you receive immediate access to your online learning material.  Then you can email us and we can discuss how you ‘d like to schedule completion of the remainder of the certification.

As an Apnea Survival Instructor you’ll be instilling confidence in the people you work with by leading by example and will be able to provide high level demonstrations of all our material. This ability underpins the foundation of our courses, maintains the integrity of our instructors and brand and our industry as a whole.  All Apnea Survival Instructor certifications have both practical and theory based prerequisites that must be obtained to receive each certification.   A moderate level of water-based and breath holding competence is required to successfully complete the Surf Apnea Instructor requirements.  Rest assured if you’ve done the pre course work and online learning, you will pass the required physical prerequisites and will successfully complete training.

If you do not or ca not pass the water based components of the course you have twelve months from the date of your enrolment to do so.  We can also provide a hybrid landbased certification if the water based competencies are not obtained or desired.

Practical prerequisites / assessments

Surf Apnea Instructor – 3.30 static breath hold, 50M dynamic no fins swim (swimming 50M underwater on a single breath with out fins), 100M over under drill (Continuously swim – 25M freestyle / 25M DNF / 25M freestyle / 25M DNF).  Perform / demonstrate all five Surf Apnea Pool drills.

Land based drills –  Perform / demonstrate all five Surf Apnea land drills.   Complete level 1 Simulated Altitude Training drill with nasal breathing only, Body Oxygen level test (BOLT) score above 30, Maximum Breathless Test (MBT)  score above 60.

Cold Water Immersion Instructor – Maintain a relaxed composure and breathing for 3.30 in water 1-3 degrees C or less, Complete 5 consecutive rounds 1min CWI / 1 minute rest in water 1-3 degrees C or less, respond to hypothermia (adverse CWI reaction).

Theory assessments

Slide presentation, facilitate a course specific land based drill, complete all required online assessments.

Note : Payment and online access.

There is a deposit payment or pay in full option for this course.  Once registration and deposit is confirmed your online learning material will be released.  Once access to online material is granted the course deposit amount will become non refundable.

Instructor pack of goodies (provided upon full payment of registration) includes: OA sports training mask, Buteyko breathing belt, Hunt Master low volume freediving mask. 25% off all hardware products in our online store. 15% Hunt Master dive hardware voucher.

Gear required on face to face training

  • Swim goggles and dive mask (provided)
  • Appropriate wetsuit (freediving or surfing 3 to 4mm) plus swimmers or board shorts (pending location)
  • Sports wear ( including running shoes)
  • Warm clothing (to wear following CWI)
  • Use of swim fins is not permitted for instructor candidates

Some of the pools we use are outdoors and not heated (15-20°C). We will be in the pool each mornings for 3-4 hours. Be sure to come prepared with suitable wetsuit, swimmers and sun protection appropriate to the course location.

Apnea Survival (here after referred to as we) do not offer refunds for:  Adhoc no shows will not be refunded nor transferred to another course date.  Non-medical withdrawals less than 14 days from an event date will not be refunded.  If you decide to withdraw from an event, 14 days or less prior to that event for any non-medical reason, or if you have accessed any course materials, online or otherwise you will not be refunded, nor will you be transferred to another course.  A medical certificate issued by a medical practitioner is required to validate any medical withdrawal that may require a refund.  We will consider requests to transfer you between courses if, that request is received in writing more than 14 days before the event date, and pending availability for the subsequent course or date.  If your event is cancelled by us or because of  ‘acts of god’, etc outside of our control, we will provide a full refund to your method of payment, unless you have accessed online learning materials, in which case we will retain the equivalent of the course deposit fee (50% of the full price).   If your event required the payment of a deposit and you cancel or withdraw from the event for any reason (including medical), 14 days or less prior to the event,  or upon or after the date of receiving our invoice for full payment (14 days prior to the event), or you have accessed course material online or otherwise, your deposit will not be refunded.  If you have any queries regarding our refund policy please contact us prior to purchasing your ticket.  Purchasing your ticket for an event is acknowledgement by you that you have read and accepted our refund policy for that event.