Discover Dorset’s only SUP and kayak delivery service

Learn to paddleboard or kayak at your own pace with a Wavemonkey professional instructor.
Each instructor is professional WSA certified. Finetune your basic paddle skills on safe paddleboards and industry-leading kayaks to help you progress like a pro.


Whatever your level, we teach in a relaxed atmosphere to build confidence in the water.
If you’re unsure which lesson would be best for you, please contact us for assistance.

Rest assured you’ll be in safe hands with our professional WSA accredited instructors who have full insurance.

Since 2000, Water Skills Academy have been at the forefront of offering the highest standard of professional watersport training.

No experience necessary – we’ll give you all the help you need.

Tuition Includes:

  • Comprehensive briefing
  • Certified paddleboards with leashes
  • Certified kayaks
  • Paddles
  • UK Wetsuits
  • Drybags (Wavemonkey is not liable for personal possessions)
  • Buoyancy aids & helmets

Our Lessons

What to Bring

Towel – Swimwear – Beach shoes

book lesson

Private Paddleboarding Lessons

£40 per hour

Learn to glide smoother and faster in calm waist-deep waters with private 1-1 SUP tuition. Your own professional instructor will tailor the session to your specific needs. Perfect if your focus is to advance at a faster pace.

Group Lessons

 £35 per person (max 5)

Group lessons with Wavemonkey are a fun way to experience paddleboarding. Make less of a splash with plenty of attention and individual feedback from our friendly and informal instructors with a ratio of 1:5.

Corporate Packages

£35 per person

Take your team on a trip to remember. Our corporate package provides prosecco hamper picnics on the beach post-paddle.