Kitesurfing Lessons Cork & Kerry - Ocean Crew


Kitesurfing Lessons

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You don’t have to commit to the full course if you are unsure if Kitesurfing is for you. Maybe you just would like to give a gift to someone, or have some fun on the beach with a group of friends or colleagues. 

We offer Try Kitesurfing – Discovery Course, which lasts approx 2 hours with a single student or 3 hours if there 2 students with an instructor at a time. There is no better way to try kitesurfing! 

What you will learn:

  • Ø  Safety & Equipment
  • Ø  Wind Theory and Weather
  • Ø  Kite Setup and Pre-Flight Checks
  • Ø  Kite Control on land and in the water

When you decide to take full Independent Kitesurfer course, skills learnt at the Discovery Course are essential, since it covers all fundamental safety, equipment, kite control and other essential skills and theory. The cost of Discovery Course is deductible from the full Independent Kitesurfer course if taken within 6 months. 

We are sure you will fall in love with kitesurfing after this course, and see how safe and easy it is with professional guidance from our instructors.

This course is fun way to try kiteboarding and is suitable for anyone who is not yet ready to commit to the full course.

All levels of fitness.

Min. age requirement – 12 years old. 

This course is great as a team building event.


Adult – EUR 50 per person

Couple – EUR 90 

Children under 16 – EUR 40 per person

Course duration is approx. 2 hours (3 hours is there are 2 students with an instructor).

Max student/instructor is ratio is 2:1.

School wetsuits will be provided if you do not have one – just let us know your size!

During this course we will take you from not knowing anything about kitesurfing to being confident independent kitesurfer.

The course is split into four 3 hour lessons (12 hours in total). By the end of this course you will have necessary knowledge and confidence to progress independently. We will arrange time of lessons depending on your availability and wind forecast.

First two hours are going to be land based learning about the safety, equipment and basic kite control, wind theory and weather. As soon as we have a good grasp on these, we’ll change into wetsuits (which can be provided at request) and get into the water to learn body-drags with out and without the board and finally going upwind.

At the end of this course you will receive International Kitesurfing Organization (IKO) certificate and you will be asked to provide a review based on your experience with our school. Having the IKO certificate allows you to be recognized at any kite location/resort in the world and rent equipment.

After completing the course you will receive professional advice and additional discount to purchase equipment from us.

If you have already made up your mind and want make plunge into the amazing world of kitesurfing, then this course is for you. 

Basic level of fitness and ability to swim is a requirement.

Min age – 12 years old. 


Adult – EUR 375 per person

Children under 16 – EUR 325 per person

If you have taken Discovery course with us – EUR 325 (if taken within 6 months of the Discovery course completion)

Course duration is approx. 12 hours (4 lessons x 3hrs).

Max student/instructor is ratio is 2:1.

School wetsuits will be provided if you do not have one – just let us know your size.