Training

Beyond seamanship!

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

Training Pathways develop skills in leadership of marine expeditions and the facilitation of effective learning environments.The curriculum is covered through sequenced adventures with progressively more responsibility.

  • CREW (Level 1) involves learning the competencies to “hand, reef and steer”, operating as a capable member of both a small boat sailing crew and expedition team.

  • MATE (Level 2)  recognises assistant skippers, who are able to lead by example, teach the crew and consistently perform a high standard of skills to support the work of skippers and the expedition leader.

  • SKIPPER (Level 3) – manages adventure activities with the capacity to act in each of the watch leader expedition roles.

  • MASTER (Level 4) – expedition leadership for planning and co-ordination of expeditions and training/mentoring for Skippers.

  •  

sailing_points_svg_hi

Staff training:

We deliver tailored and specialised training for the human services sector:

  • Deepening engagement

  • Co-facilitation and situational leadership skills

  • Clear practice frameworks and approaches to learning

  • Working with conflict and holding space for difficult conversations

  • Trauma informed practice and facilitating the therapeutic benefit of adventures

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

Sailing/Kayaking Instructor training:

Expedition experiences followed by an intensive 5 day training introduces the skills, knowledge and attitudes necessary to be a great skipper/instructor.

r985_199_3888_2255_w1200_h678_fmax

Duke of Edinburgh Award:

  • Preliminary expedition training

  • Adventurous Journeys – Practice and Qualifying for Bronze, Silver and Gold levels.

  • Gold residential projects

  • Community service, physical recreation and skill development opportunities

DCIM101GOPROGOPR1224.JPG

 

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this:
search previous next tag category expand menu location phone mail time cart zoom edit close