The 2 hour private lesson is the perfect choice of lessons for those who are really keen to learn kiteboarding.  We will start you from scratch and take you through the skills you need to become confident at kite control. Sign up, grab a lesson and gain confidence!

Safety and Certification

Our Motto  –  Safety, Fun, Excitement, Freedom, Community Friendship.

Our students gain a working knowledge of all aspects of safety involved in this powerful sport. We adhere strictly to International Kiteboarding Organisation – IKO standards. As our student, you will receive a qualification to prove that you have this safety knowledge.

Learning the Skills and Kiteboarding

We take you through everything from Zero to Hero. This includes:

  • Full kite control
  • Body dragging downwind and upwind
  • Launching and landing your kite
  • Complete equipment setup and knowledge
  • Emergency self landing
  • Self rescue
  • Riding the board

We also discuss:

  • Weather
  • Location analysis
  • The wind window
  • Being a safe and courteous rider (kiteboarding etiquette)
  • Where to rig your gear safely and confidently
  • Lots of pro tips we’ve come to learn over the years

All training is in line with IKO standards.

We can teach you everything you need to know and do to become an independent and confident kiteboarder.

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Class Schedule

Duration: 2 Hours Choose Time Slot: 11:00am or 2:00pm

What you will learn
  • Gain a working knowledge of all aspects of safety involved in this powerful sport.
  • Start you from scratch and get you confident at kite control.
  • Learning the basic kiteboarding skills.
What you will get
  • One of our qualified instructors will be right by your side all the way!
  • All training is in line with IKO standards.

What to bring
  • Sunglasses
  • Camera - If your family or friends decide to come along and watch you they are welcome to take photos.
  • Sun screen
  • Rash vest or teeshirt
What to wear

Bring something you can wear in the water and still remain comfortable.

Appropriate for

Absolute beginners are welcome.


Pacific Watersports

Vendor since 2016

We are the heart and soul of stand up paddlle boarding from Cairns to Port Douglas. Come and learn with us!

Kayak Tours

Come and try one of our kayak tours in Palm Cove.  We will take you out to beautiful Double Island for an experience you will never forget.


Whether you’re a complete beginner, an expert or just want to get out and have fun, Palm Cove is the perfect place for paddleboarding. We offer tours to Double Island, Lessons, and Rentals from our mobile shop. So Call Us if you want to grab a board or join us for a lesson or tour.


You’ve come to the right place.  All our instructors are passionate about kitesurfing and highly qualified. Whether you want to go private of learn in a group, we guarantee you quality, fun excitement and safety.

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