1:1 tuition for novice or experienced surfers
Ultimate opportunity for maximum progression at your own pace
All abilities welcome – beginners to professional level
Learn to surf with Newquay Activity Centre and our expert team of instructors. Our Private 1:1 surf lessons are the ultimate beginner experience with personalised coaching and photographs to take home. Or if you've surfed before and want to improve your technique, this lesson can be tailored to you. You are guaranteed to build confidence in the water and skyrocket your surfing skills!
Learn to surf at your own pace
The Private surf lesson is designed for the person who wants to improve at his or her own pace and receive expert feedback. The Surf lesson will cater for you and only you. Designed to improve your surfing technique whatever your age, level or ability, our Private Surfing Lessons can help you master moves in double quick time with the best moments captured on camera for you to take home. You'll receive feed back on every single wave.
How does it work?
You’ll receive a tailored class in surfing skills to suit your personal needs. Each minute of the class you will receive expert guidance from our International Surfing Association qualified instructors. It’s an immersive, comprehensive and addictive experience that you’ll want to keep practicing over and over again.
Not only will you have our surf instructor’s undivided attention, but they will carefully plan and adapt the surf lessons to your learning style and personal objectives.
You’ll get suited up in a toasty warm Rip Curl wetsuits and an ID vest in our heated changing rooms, with lockers to store your clothes and valuables, before hitting the beach for your private surfing lesson.
A surf lesson tailored to your needs
From paddling, board control and balance techniques for novices to surfing different types of waves, different kinds of surfboards and challenging bigger waves for improvers. No visit to Cornwall is complete with out attending a surf school. So why not treat yourself to the lesson that is going to focus solely on you learning to surf in the most efficient way. Our Private Surfing Lessons offer an intensive level of one-to-one tuition, but they move at your pace. Something you won’t experience in regular group surfing lessons.
The Newquay Activity Centre Surf School Cornwall takes surfing seriously; we’re a certified ISA and Surfing England Centre Of Excellence and two times winner of the Cornwall Tourism Award, our surfing lessons and courses have been designed by British Team Coach, Rob Barber and multiple British Champion, Johnny Fryer.
We recommend booking in advance, especially if you’re planning to visit during peak season. Call to check availability and book your Explorer Surf Lessons today.
Bespoke surfing tuition for your ability and requirements
Two-hour surfing lesson
Photographs of you in the water to take home
Allocation of equipment, wetsuit and surfboard at the surf school
Assessment of ocean conditions
Beach safety talk
Familiarisation with surfing terminology and etiquette
A lively warm-up on Newquay’s stunning Towan Beach
Introduction to board handling
Introduction to prone riding
Jumping up, accelerating and stopping safely
Skills analysis and feedback
Official skills classification using iAM Band Scheme
Discount card for apres surf food/drink and the Rip Curl shop (15%)