There are a range of courses for the young water sports enthusiast. Typically these courses are an ideal stepping stone from multi-activity and provide the opportunity to achieve stages and levels across windsurfing, sailing and paddle sports. Our instructors will have you up and going quickly in a safe and fun way.
The minimum age to participate in a water sports week is 10 years old, for those under this age sign up to a multi-activity course or a skill specific course.
Beginners Week - Course Price: £260.00
This course will introduce you to some great water sports and have you working towards RYA Sailing and Windsurfing Stage 1 & 2 / BCU Kayak, Canoe and SUP Paddlepower 1 & 2 which will ultimately allow you to sail or paddle independently or join one of our water sport clubs.
This fun packed course will challenge you but also open up the exciting world of water sport and hopefully develop a lifelong passion.
Intermediate Week - Course Price: £260.00
Aimed at all water sports enthusiasts who have already attended our Beginner Watersports Week or have attained the required standards in all three water sports.
The course is aimed at fine-tuning the skills you already have, introducing you to new skills and techniques to get to really going and working towards RYA Stage 2 & 3 / BCU Paddlepower 3 & 4
Many skills will require further practice and joining one of our water sports clubs is the ideal way to develop and improve your expertise.
Coaching Week - Course Price: £260.00
Taking skills even further, the coaching week will introduce you to new advanced techniques, performance equipment, and improve your theoretical knowledge in all three sports.
Minimum skill level of Stage 3 dinghy sailing and windsurfing, and BCU Paddlepower Stage 2 kayaking and canoeing
Sessions will be suited to both the ability of those on the course as well as weather conditions
Successfully complete your coaching week and move on to become an Assistant Instructor at Bray Lake
Many skills will require further practise and joining After School Club is the ideal way to increase and develop your expertise.
Assistant Instructor - Course Price: £310.00 (non members)
Are you mad for water sports? Train to be an Assistant Instructor and work alongside our fully qualified instructors during the summer gaining valuable experience as you go. You need to be aged between 14-16 years and ideally hold the following skill levels:
- RYA Stage 3 Dinghy Sailing
- RYA Stage 3 Windsurfing
- BCU 2* Kayaking
You will be taught how to assist our team of instructors competently, increasing your sailing, windsurfing and paddling skills whilst introducing you to the world of instructing. You will be introduced to powerboat handling and be taught basic first aid skills.
You will also receive a voucher to complete your RYA Safe + Fun certificate, in addition to a 50% off voucher to a RYA First Aid session (full day) which will need to be booked separately. The course price also includes complementary annual membership.
Contact the Centre directly to book your tuition on 01628 638860, or send us an email.