Training Course: Introduction to Surtfing

General Objectives of the Course

The course Introduction to Surfing aims to promote interest and knowledge about an emerging sport. It is intended, therefore, to provide a lived experience of this sport and their disciplines, as well as to provide a set of introductory and essential knowledge with regard to the practice and teaching, also considering safety aspects.

Admission Requirements

Undergraduation or graduated students in the area of Sport Sciences or related areas.

Candidates should check the admission requirements available on this site, in addition to the information provided here.

Mode of Study


Teaching / Evaluation language(s)


Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading

Approved or Not approved

Learning Objectives and Intended Skills

Upon completing the course, the student should be able to: define the concepts of each of the surfing disciplines, as well as identify the practice equipment, have basic technical knowledge, also about risk and safety and knowledge of the sea and forecasting systems.

Qualification Requirements and Regulations

Regulation n.º. 339/2012, August 7

Study Programme

Introdução ao Surfing

Academic year

Course Type
Non Degree Course

Qualification Awarded: Diploma/Certificate

Duration: 27 HORAS

ECTS Credits: 1.0


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