Exclusive careers support and guidance

Our Industry Guidance is a support and graduate service provided exclusively for career course graduates.

At UKSA, we don’t just give you excellent training towards professional qualifications. We also recognise that your personal development and on-going career is as valuable as the certificate you get when you complete your course.

Students around a classroom table building their personal development

Creating an environment to excel in

At its heart, a career in the yachting industry is not just about sailing, it’s about creating a safe and well-managed environment. This ethos is central to training at UKSA, and plays a big part in our graduates’ success. The service is designed to complement and work in partnership with your own job-seeking activities.

UKSA student learning in a fun environment

Guidance and support from day one

We provide sound guidance and advice from the moment you get in touch with us. Working closely with our Industry Guidance department, our course advisors can answer your questions about training options, employment and work, providing you with the information you need to make an informed decision about your future.

While further guidance and advice is provided to ensure you are fit for work in the industry.

Student chatting to a careers advisor at an open day

Support with your first job

Our Industry Guidance team will help, support and guide you towards your first job in the industry.

  • Find the right route to employment with industry talks and workshops
  • One-to-one guidance on marketing your skills
  • CV preparation and interview techniques
  • Guest speakers, many who are employers, providing an industry perspective and networking opportunities

We aim to give you every opportunity to secure your first job.

Access to our recruitment service

You’ll also get access to our online recruitment service, exclusively for our career-training students and graduates. You’ll be able to create a profile and upload a CV, apply for suitable jobs from our listing. Access to this site is given as part of the Industry Guidance programme and the service is available to you throughout your career.