Recorded online “Fly Fishing 101” course hosted by Fly Fish Instruct. Course recorded link, password and presentation handout links will be sent in the order confirmation emails.
The “Fly Fishing 101” online education course is geared towards someone who has never picked up a fly rod, has a minimal amount of experience or someone looking to solidify their basic knowledge. All you need is a desire to fly fish!! No skills or equipment required here! This course is more in depth than the “Intro to Fly Fishing” course.
United Women on the Fly acknowledges the many barriers to fly fishing. Scholarships are available for those who are unable to afford the class. Please email email@example.com to ask for one. Thank you so much for your support!
Instructors – Heather Hodson and Megan Hess
Email Contact – firstname.lastname@example.org
Cost – $30.00 – Scholarships Available
Refunds – No Refunds.
Class Covers –
- Fly Rod and Reel Breakdown
- Fly Line Basics & Backing
- Leader and Tippet Talk
- Hook Anatomy and Choosing the Correct Size Tippet for Fly Size
- Functional Fly Fishing Accessories
- Setting Up Your Fly Rod
- Putting it All Together
- Basic Knot Overview
- Types of Flies and How to Identify a Dry vs Wet Fly
- Leader Examples (Dry, Dry-Dropper, Subsurface, and Streamer)
- Intro to Reading Water
- Fishing Approach and Intro to Mending
- Intro to Casting
- Proper Fish Handling and Fish Anatomy and Physiology
- Keep Fish Wet Tips
- What’s Next After the Class
You’ll Receive –
- “Fly Fishing 101” Online Course Recording Link and Password
- “Fly Fishing 101” Classroom Handouts
- Unlimited Access to 2.5hrs of Classroom Instruction
- Education Emails from Fly Fish Instruct
- Education Discounts