See our campus and meet the instructors
Career and Further Education Open Days at UKSA
Are you thinking about a career at sea? Maybe travelling the world working on-board a superyacht? Or is watersports your passion and the outdoors your classroom? There are lots of exciting courses for you depending on your age and your goals.
- 18+ Looking for an alternative route to uni or taking a gap year? Launch your Superyacht and Yachting, Hospitality or Watersports career.
- 16-18 Seeking a fun alternative to college or Further Education, we might just have the perfect course to suit you. All courses are fully-funded.
Train for a career in Superyacht and Yachting (18+)
Do you have a desire to travel and get paid for doing what you love? Whether you choose to work as a flotilla skipper, an instructor a deckhand or a steward/stewardess on luxury superyachts – we have a course for you:
- Superyacht Cadetship
- Superyacht Hospitality Training
- Superyacht Crew Training
- Professional Yachtmaster Offshore
Train to be a Watersports Instructor (18+)
UKSA trained watersports instructors are in high demand worldwide. We are experts in our field and offer a number of different courses to suit your needs. Our careers advisors are on-hand to help you decide which watersports career is right for you.
Fully-funded Further Education Courses (16-18)
We offer exciting practical outdoor education courses incorporating work experience opportunities leading to employment in the watersports industries and a pathway into higher education. Our courses combine governing body qualifications from the RYA & BC.
It’s not all about being academic if you love watersports and outdoor education, take the first steps to become a qualified watersports instructor.
- BTEC Level 3 in Sport and Outdoor Activities (2yrs)
- Watersports Instructor Traineeship (1yr)
- Watersports Instructor Development Programme (1yr)
Interested? Join us at one of our career open days
Come and have a look around see our facilities, fleet and fabulous location for yourself. Meet our Instructors and have all your questions answered by our experienced career advisors and instructors.
Register your interest for any of the dates below:
- 6th December 2019 – Friday – 13:30 pm Start
- 25th January 2020 – Saturday – 10:30 am Start
- 15th February 2020 – Saturday – 10:30 am Start
- 14th March 2020 – Saturday – 10:30 am Start
- 25th April 2020 – Saturday – 10:30 am Start
- 16th May 2020 – Saturday – 10:30 am Start
- 27th June 2020 – Saturday – 10:30 am Start
- 25th July 2020 –Saturday – 10:30 am Start
- 21st August 2020 – Friday – 13:30 pm Start
How to get to UKSA:
We have created a simple PDF to help you with all your travel plans:
How to register your Interest
Please ‘Register Interest’ using the button below and use the notes section in the form to let us know which of the dates you would like to attend.
If you are unable to attend an open day, please phone to arrange a separate appointment by getting in touch with one of the team on 01983 203038, or via our online chat. We look forward to seeing you!