Tofino Surf School Ltd.


Tofino Surf School

Tofino Surf School is a local, owner-operated surf school offering surf lessons in Tofino, B.C. At Tofino Surf School we love where we live – and the laid back lifestyle…

Group Lesson

Our group lessons are perfectly designed for first-time surfers or beginners. We keep our groups small with a typical ratio of 5 students to 1 instructor. Personal attention is guaranteed.

Private Group

Want more individual attention for your small group? Our Private Group lessons are ideal for families with kids under the age of 12 years, couples, or any small group — previous surf experience or not.

Surfing is our passion

We have a great lesson formula and have taught thousands of people young and old, including people with disabilities, how to surf. We would love to get you started too!

Many years experience

Tofino Surf School instructors have many years of personal surfing experience & teaching experience. They have the required level of First Aid Training and surfing knowledge to make sure that your lesson is safe and conducted in a fun and professional way.

​Our instructors are as stoked to be a part of your first surfing experience as you will be. Visit our page on, we have ‘Excellent’ reviews.

Hope to see you out in the water!


Why choose Tofino Surf School?

  1. Personal, fun 3-hour lessons​​​ by knowledgeable local friendly staff
  2. Small group sizes will maximize time in the water
  3. Experienced instructors with “Excellent” rated TripAdvisor reviews

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