Those taking part will build the following skills and benefits:

  • Self confidence

  • Teamwork

  • Respect for themselves and others

  • Problem solving

  • Leadership & communication

  • Social and life skills

  • Practical sailing, seamanship and navigation skills and the opportunity to practice them

  • An appreciation of the world they consume and live within

  • A better understanding of the ocean and what lies within



In an alternative learning environment you will learn: 

  • Steering & helmsmanship

  • Climbing the mast & rigging

  • Setting the sails

  • Keeping navigation watch

  • Engineering

  • Maintenance 

  • Domestic duties such as cooking & cleaning 

  • Ocean science research

  • Oceanography study

  • considering the impact of climate change

If you are interested in joining our sail training programme, look for more information on one of the links below:

To provide real life experiences and an alternative form of education for all young people. Encouraging equality, inclusivity and passion through adventure and challenge. Promoting personal growth, creating awareness about diverse career options and bringing environmental conservation into the forethought of all that we do.

To achieve these aims, and follow the collaborative mission created with our young people we have designed the programme Sea The Future. This programme is designed to enable us, our young people and our collaborators to strive to be industry leaders in sail training, ocean science and maritime careers.

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