Section 2 | Board Set-Up & Safety
TRAINING manual pages: 4-6
Names & Anatomy Of The Board
It is important to learn the names and anatomy of the board in order to communicate with your students on how to install and use the board.
Take some time now to memorize the terms associated with the elements of the Aqua Body Strong™ board.
Module 4 | Get To Know Your Board
TRAINING manual page: 4
Module 5 | Inflating Your Board Using a Manual Pump
TRAINING manual page: 8
How to Inflate Your Board
Untwist valve cap
Twist white knob to the right until it pops up.
Insert the nozzle into the valve by pushing down and turning clockwise to lock in place.
Use the pump to inflate the board to 7 - 8 PSI.
Once inflated, remove the nozzle by gently pushing down and turning counterclockwise.
Module 6 | Inflating Your Board Using an Electric Pump
Module 7 | Checking Your Board's PSI
Module 8 | Board Set-Up and Safety
TRAINING manual pages: 6-9
To ensure a safe and successful ABS™ Aqua Board class, please read through this module pertaining to board set-up and tethering.
Please also note that students may apply sunscreen, lotion or even oil to their body before class. These lotions and oils can rub off on the eva, causing it to become slippery. We recommend that students wash their hands with soap and water before class.
The recommended pool depth is 3.5 feet or deeper.