|Josh is the Outdoor Recreation Program Manager for the Charleston County Park & Recreation Commission and the Program Chairman for the East Coast Paddlesports & Outdoor Festival.
He has worked for CCPRC since 1996 where he developed a love for all paddlesports. Josh holds ACA certifications as a L-5 Advanced Whitewater Kayaking Instructor and L-5 ITE in Advanced Open Water Coastal Kayak. He was the country’s first L-2 Essentials of SUP ITE, and has taught L-2 SUP certification classes throughout the United States.
In 2012 Josh was awarded the ACA’s Outstanding Instructor Award for Outstanding Contribution to ACA Instruction.
ACA L-2 Stand Up Paddleboard Instructor Certification Workshop
This 3-day workshop (IDW) with the certification exam (ICE) is for the ACA's L-2 Basic Stand Up Paddle Board (SUP) Instructor. This certification is for those teaching students in areas with mild winds and modest tidal currents. It emphasizes safety, efficiency, and self-reliance for those traveling by SUP in controlled conditions. ($300) Register Online