Every surfer remembers catching his first wave. The experience of standing up for the first time never gets washed away, no matter how many waves he or she encounters thereafter. ” Bay of Life – First Wave” is a beginner’s course that combines skill and knowledge.



What we cover         

  • Surfing in the Sea!
  • Catching waves and Surfing
  • Knowledge on Surfing
  • How to read the ocean and weather
  • Understanding waves and rip
  • Ocean safety


  • Ocean surf raining on soft-top boards
  • Understanding equipment and gear
  • Surfing methodology and skill training
  • Entering and exiting the water safely
  • Surf etiquette
  • Understanding rip and current
  • Secondary surfing skills

Course completion certificate from Bay of Life


Of course! That’s the point! First timers can learn to surf with us. You also get to learn about the sea and ocean swimming.
For discover surf you don’t. For the courses basic pool swimming is required. Ocean swimming is part of the course.
We are Chennai’s first surf school and first accredited one. With a beginner friendly shallow beach and 5 safety certification and accreditation from SFI you are in safe hands. Both team wise and beach wise!
8 years to 99 yrs


One on One Surf Lessons: Packages & Course Fee  

(All packages include lessons and board rental)


Course / packageBoard RentClassesHours per classFeeREADY TO HIT THE WATERS?
Discover Surf (tryout session)included1 Day1.5 hrs Rs.1,500BOOK NOW
Full on 3 hour sessionincluded1 Day3 hrsRs. 2,500BOOK NOW
First Wave - 4 days Course (not necessarily continuous)included4 Days2 hrs / dayRs. 7,000BOOK NOW
First Wave - 8 days Course (not necessarily continuous)included8 Days2 hrs / dayRs. 13,000BOOK NOW
Short wave Skill Training (after completing First Wave)included-1 hrRs. 1,000BOOK NOW

ADD-ONS: Surf vests and shorts.

Competition trainings: Bay of Life will be glad to sponsor your training sessions if you are competing at any SWAT, SFI , ISA level competitions*.

For customized packages for couples, group and corporate groups please call us at +91 99404 88880.

Happy Surfing! Stay Hooked!

Bay Of Life is the place to learn to Surf in Chennai, India. The first surf school In Chennai, India providing surfing lessons and Stand Up Paddling. We also run a Surf Shop with the best brands of surf vests, surf boards, wax, leashes, fins, paddle boards and all the essential surfing accessories.