When you are a student learning from an IKO Instructor, you receive an IKO Kiteboarder Certification Card as part of your training package.
The IKO Card certifies your skill level and is verification as you continue to train and develop. Your Instructor will fill in the remaining levels until you are a Level 3 independent rider.
Future schools, instructors, rental centers, and shops then know how competent a flyer you are and most centers request you present your kiteboarder card in order to rent equipment, which is a great way to promote safety. Carry this card with you as Proof of your ability and Training. Kiteboarder Certification Cards, are your proof of your ability and training. These Cards are required on many beaches where access is restricted to certified kiteboarders.
Already have kiting experience and need a Certification Card?
Kiteboarder Evaluation: You can go to any certified instructor to check your level and certify you according to your level.