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The difference now is that when my cast starts to get out of control, I can figure out what is happening from the information I learned at the class and I can correct it.

  Andy

”We covered a lot in our course – really got our money’s worth. I attended the fly fishing school recently and was also impressed.”

-Charles, Texas

You did a phenomenal job, Scott. Everything was done well and as I said previously, you’re an excellent instructor! You covered the ‘bases’ well.

Sallye

Fly Fishing Courses

Florida Fly Fishing Schools

1  Day School…

Join us for a day school. Take either our Fly-Fishing School or our Fly-Casting School. (See Classes for our curriculum)

Tuition cost is $199.00 per person and there is a six student minimum. All notes and equipment are provided.

2 Day School…

Enjoy two days of classes with us on Pine Island. Day 1 is our popular Fly-Fishing School followed on day 2 with our Fly-Casting School (See Classes for our curriculums)

Tuition is $399.00 per person with a six student minimum. All notes and equipment are provided.

3 Day School…

Best learning opportunity with a combination of schools and on-the-water guided classroom. Typically 3 day schools involve 2 days of classes and one day on-the-water guided lessons. This agenda is flexible and we are sensitive to our students skill level, needs and desires as well as weather and tides to optimize the best times to be on the water.

Tuition is $699.00 per person with a six student minimum. All notes and equipment are provided for class and all equipment plus ice and bottled water are provided for guided lessons.

We currently offer the following fun and informative courses taught by the best instructors in the business.

Saltwater Fly Fishing School

5-hour School with Notes & Equipment Provided

Maybe you have never held a fly rod, but you think it looks like fun. Perhaps you qualify as a “trout bum” and have been freshwater Fly Fishing for years. Either way, you are ready to make the jump to Saltwater Fly Fishing and see what the buzz is all about.

This class is grounded in the basics and is perfect for beginners, yet is a very comprehensive class that covers everything you need to know about Fly Fishing in saltwater.

Topics Include:

Introductions

Orientation/Facilites

Overview

Expectations/Practice

History of Fly Fishing

Fresh vs. Saltwater

Florida Gamefish Species

Fish Senses

Vision

Hearing

Smell

Fly Fishing Locations

Equipment-Rods

Equipment-Reels

Equipment-Clothing

Equipment-Accessories

Line Systems Overview

Backing Types & Capacity

Fly Line Tapers & Coding

Leaders Taper/Materials

Tippet Coding

Tippet & Bite Guards

Mono vs. Fluoro

Knots -Tying Basics

Knots -Fly to Tippet

Knots -Tippet to Leader

Knots -Leader to Fly Line

Knots -Fly Line to Backing

Knots -Advanced / IGFA

Gamefish Prey & Flies

Guide Eyes- Sighting

Saltwater Tides

Guides & Directions

Saltwater Fly Casting

Casting Terminology

6 Casting Essentials

Casting Mechanics

Grip/Stance/Movement

15 Common Errors

Getting Started Casting

You can learn to catch amazing saltwater game fish with courses from Florida Fly Fishing Schools
Friendly Instructors Lead Classroom Sessions

Saltwater Casting School

5-hour School with Notes & Equipment Provided

Pure casting fun for all skill levels. Designed by Master Casting Instructors

The casting school allows you to progress at your own pace. Whether you are learning to cast for the first time or need a speed cast, double hauled 75 feet to a rolling tarpon, this class will help you.

With our low ratio of students to instructors, you progress at your own pace and work on what you need.

Topics Include:

Introductions

Expectations

Saltwater Casting

Casting Terminology

6 Casting Essentials

Substance vs. Style

Casting Mechanics

Grip

Stance

Arm Movement

15 Most Common Errors

Getting Started

The Ribbon Dance

Horizontal Half Casts

Experimenting Essentials

Overhead Casting

False Casting

Pick-up & Lay-down

Shooting Line

Retrieving- Line Stripping

Specialty Casts

Roll Cast

Side-Arm Cast

Across Body Cast

Backhand Cast

Single Haul

Double Haul

Triple Haul

Change of Direction-Air

Change of Direction-Water

Underhand Cast

Pile / Puddle Casts

Galway/Reverse Cast

Steeple/Chimney Cast

Tuck/Tug Cast

Guide Eyes- Sighting

Serpentine Cast

Belgian/Oval/Wind Cast

Bounce Cast

Parachute Cast

Speed Casts

Bow & Arrow Cast

Reach Cast/Mend

Mending Line

Curve Casts

Curve Mends

Casting With Wind

Fighting Fish

1st Ten Seconds

Rod Angles

Drag Pressure Strip Sets

Fighting Fish

Handling & Releasing Fish

Beautiful Florida is the premier location to hone your Saltwater Fly Fishing Schools

 I just wanted to thank you for the great instruction given at the Casting Clinic last SaturdayI can easily say that your instruction did more to help me develop my skills than any other class or clinic I've ever attended. I really appreciate your giving of your time and skills.

-Dave

Learn to tackle hard fighting saltwater fish like this Jack Crevalle taken on a Clouser Minnow

Private Lessons

$45-$75 /hour Depending On Location & Instructor (2 hour minimum)

Pure casting fun for all skill levels. Designed by Master Casting Instructors

One-on-one instruction is the most convenient training method and it ensures success.

Topics Include: Any information from our Fly Fishing School, or our Fly Casting School. We can over anything from knots and equipment to casting. It’s your private lesson to learn what you need to know.

Call (404) 550-6890 or e-mail info@floridaflyfishingschools.com to reserve your spot or schedule a private lesson.

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