VCSS operates year round primarily in Avila Beach, but we encompass some of the best surf spots on all of the Central California coast.

Lessons are scheduled by reservation only. We schedule around the ocean tide and swell conditions.


Private Lesson: 1-1/2 hours Starting at $85
Group Lesson: 2 hours 2-4 people – $75 per person
5-9 people – $65 per person
10+ people – $55 per person

Included in your lesson:

• Surfboard & wetsuit
• Safety, environmental and ocean awareness
• Surfing instruction tailored to your ability level
• Equipment knowledge
• …and an experience of a lifetime!

What to bring:
All students need to bring any medications, towel, and sunscreen.