Your SAFETY is our priority! Being on the water comes with its own set of risks.  This is why ALL of Ebbing Tides' Educators, Guides & Instructors are ACA Certified Lifeguards. 

We are highly qualified to provide a fun and safe paddle boarding adventure. 

Quickstart Your SUP     $45 for 60 min
 The Quickstart Your SUP course is designed to introduce the participant to the basic skills and knowledge so that they can enjoy the sport of Stand Up Paddleboarding and maneuver appropriately on flat water. 

ACA Level 1 Intro to SUP     $75 for 2-hour class
This course is more in-depth than the Quick Start Skills Course and designed to introduce and expose the participant to sufficient skills and knowledge so that they can enjoy the sport of Stand Up Paddle boarding in a calm, flat water setting. Upon completion of this class, participants receive an ACA Trained Card. 

ACA Level 2 Essentials to SUP    $150 for 4-hour class
The Essentials of Stand Up Paddle boarding course is designed to develop and refine the skills needed to paddle effectively in conditions where the wind, waves and current are present. This course is also designed to increase knowledge of SUP equipment. Upon completion of this class, participants receive an ACA Trained Card. Please note, level 1 Intro to SUP is not required for the level 2 Essentials to SUP class. 

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We offer three different classes, depending on your needs. All lessons include SUP, paddle, and PFD. All outdoor "classrooms" have been selected because they are a level one venue, with flat water conditions and no boat traffic.