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IKO Courses at KTS Tarifa, Spain

Because of your motivation for the kite and the will to share your passion and your knowledge with others, IKO offers you the chance to be trained as an instructor and make your passion a job.

IKO offers a reliable and professional training. You get your degree IKO instructor attending the course (ITC) that lasts 5 days. The training is based on effective methods for teaching kitesurfing. The title is recognized in international education standards of the sport.

After finishing the course you will have developed skills in the following fields:

  • Security
  • Practicality
  • Analysis
  • Techniques
  • educational psychology
  • real cases


AITC – Training as assistant instructors is a great opportunity to gain experience and prepare for a career, or simply discover what is the job of instructor. Learn more about equipment, how to adjust it and use it correctly, the safety principles and more.

Duration: 3 days.

Price: 200€

cursos de monitores iko


IEC – The equivalency course is an accelerated version of the ITC course that allows instructors certified by PASA (USA) and BKSA (GB) instructors to become IKO instructors.

Duration: 5 days.

Price: 450€


ITC – Instructor training course is a intensive program designed to train candidates as instructors and train them to be IKO instructor.

Duration: 5 día.

Price: 680€


MFA – First aid course. Before each ITC, candidates need to have accreditation instructors of CPR / First aid in order to acting against a emergency situation.

Duration: 1 day.

Price: 70€

DATES 2014 FOR MFA COURSE (note course language)

  • May 5 (spanish)
  • June 15 (spanish)
  • June 23 (english)
  • July 07 (spanish)
  • July 21 (english)
  • September 1 (spanish)
  • September 8 (english)




Shadowing consists of completing hours of practice with other IKO level 2 instructors to acquire the enough experience to be an independent monitor.

Duration: according to the needs of each person.

Price: 0€

IKO Course 2014 dates


  • 6 -10 May (spanish)
  • 17-21 June (spanish)
  • 24-28 June (english)
  • 8 -12 July (spanish)
  • 22-26 July (english)
  • 2 - 6 September (spanish)
  • 8 -22 September (english)