Courses & Training Events 2019

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Courses & Training Events 2019

 

 

 

We have a range of training & courses scheduled in 2019 from RYA Sailing qualifications to FAA First Aid qualifications.

Please see the programmes for 2019 below.

All the courses and training events must be booked in advance. Please call us on 01782 722 226 to reserve a place.

 

Astbury Water Sports Centre

 

 

 

Meet at Roaches Gate, Peak District

20th April | 15th June | 14th September 2019

10:00 – 16:00 (1 day course).

The cost of the course is £40 pp.

For participants aged 7 +.

This experience has been designed for participants who are keen to climb or for climbers who have been climbing inside but would like to try something a little different.

The session will take place on natural rock, developing the climbers confidence.

Location : The Roaches, Roaches Gate, Roaches Road, Meer Brook, Staffordshire, ST13 8TY.

FAA – Level 3 Outdoor First Aid

23rd & 24th March 2019

09:00 – 17:00 (Course is 2 days)

The cost of the course is £110 pp.

For participants aged 16 +.

No previous experience is required.

During this course you will learn how to provide and deal with: adult basic life support, limb injuries, head, neck or torso injuries and medical conditions or sudden illness. You will focus on treatment in the outdoors including incidents involving activity or environmental factors.

All successful participants will be issued a certificate valid for 3 years.

British Canoeing 2 Star Training

Details for 2019 TBC soon.

British Canoeing 2 Star Assessment

Details for 2019 TBC soon.

Canoeing Journey

Details for 2019 TBC soon.

 

 

 

Trafford Water Sports Centre

 

 

RYA Power Boat Level 2  

18th & 19th February | 11th & 12th April | 28th & 29th May | 5th & 6th August | 2nd, 3rd, 16th & 17th August | 24th & 25th October 2019

09:00 – 17:00 (Course is 2 days)

The cost of the course Is £120 pp.

For participants aged 16 +.

No previous experience is required.

This two day entry level award provides the skills and background knowledge needed to drive a powerboat. It is the basis of the International Certificate of Competence.

The course focuses on low speed close quarters handling, man overboard recovery, an introduction to driving at planning speed and collision regulations.

RYA Safety Boat

12th & 13th August 2019

09:00 – 17:00 (Course is 2 days)

The cost of the course is £120 pp.

For participants aged 16 +.

Candidates must hold RYA Power Boat Level 2.

This course provides the skills required when acting as an escort craft, safety boat or coach boat for a fleet of dinghies, windsurfers, canoes or for racing and training activities. The course includes rescue techniques and elements of race management and mark laying.

RYA Stage 1 Sailing

21st & 22nd February | 3rd & 4th April | 30th & 31st May | 21st & 22nd October 2019

09:00 – 17:00 (Course is 2 days)

The cost of the course is £120pp.

For participants 7 – 16 years old.

No previous sailing experience is required.

The course focuses on providing a basic understanding of the skills to launch, recover and steer a sailing boat.

Once completed the participant can progress onto RYA Stage 2 Sailing.

RYA Level 1 Sailing

30th & 31st July 2019

09:00 – 17:00  (Course is 2 days)

The cost of the cost is £120pp

For participants aged 16 +

No previous sailing experience is required.

The course will introduce the basic sailing techniques.

This will include how to sail in all directions including an awareness of launching and recovering.

The course is accredited and certified by the Royal Yachting Association.

RYA Level 2 Sailing

8th & 9th August 2019

09:00 – 17:00 (Course is 2 days)

The cost of the course is £120pp

For participants aged 16 +

Candidates must hold RYA Level 1 Sailing

The course will build upon the skills required to sail in light winds under supervision.

This will include rigging, launching, sailing in all directions, capsize recovery and essential safety knowledge.

The course is accredited and certified by the Royal Yachting Association.

RYA Level 3 Sailing

15th & 16th August 2019

09:00 – 17:00 (Course is 2 days)

The cost of the course is £120pp

For participants aged 16 +

Candidates must hold RYA Level 2 Sailing

The course will build upon the skills required to sail and make decisions in good conditions.

This will include becoming more confident in sailing skills and techniques.

The course is accredited and certified by the Royal Yachting Association.

RYA Start Windsurfing

29th & 30th August 2019

09:00 – 17:00 (Course is 2 days)

The cost of the course is £120pp

For participants aged 16 +

No previous windsurfing experience is required.

The course will introduce the basic windsurfing techniques.

This will include sailing to a chosen point on the water and return to the starting point in light winds.

This course is accredited and certified by the Royal Yachting Association.

RYA Stage 1 Windsurfing

26th & 27th August 2019

09:00 – 17:00 (Course is 2 days)

The cost of the course is £120pp

For participants 7 – 16 years old.

No previous windsurfing experience is required.

The course will introduce sailing to a chosen point on the water and return to the starting point in light winds.

This course is accredited and certified by the Royal Yachting Association.

British Canoeing 2 Star Training

Details TBC soon for 2019.

British Canoeing 2 Star Assessment

Details TBC soon for 2019.

Underbank Activity Centre

Introduction to Climbing Outdoors

Meet at Roaches Gate, Peak District: 20th April | 15th June | 14th September 2019

Meet at Windgather, Cheshire Border: 12th May | 24th August | 6th October 2019

10:00 – 16:00 (1 day course).

For participants aged 7 +.

The cost of the event is £40 pp.

This experience has been designed for participants who are keen to climb or for climbers who have been climbing inside but would like to try something a little different. The session will take place on natural rock, developing the climbers’ confidence.

Archery GB Development Award

21st April | 9th June | 7th September 2019

13:30 – 16:00 (1/2 day session)

For participants aged 7 +.

The cost of the event is £30 pp.

This course is designed to provide beginners with an award as they develop their archery skills. The session includes training and an assessment. An award will be provided depending on the score achieved during the assessment.

The course is accredited and certified by Archery GB.

NICAS L1 New Climber- National Indoor Climbing Award Scheme

18th May | 21st September 2019

10:00 – 12:30 (2 sessions).

The cost of the course is £40pp.

For participants aged 7 +.

NICAS is a UK wide scheme designed to promote climbing development and accredit individual achievement on artificial climbing skills.

Level 1 is aimed at novice climbers to recognise their ability to climb safely under supervision.

FAA Level 3 Outdoor First Aid

19th & 20th October 2019

09:00 – 17:00 (Course is 2 days).

The cost of the course is £125 pp.

For participants aged 16 +.

No previous experience is required.

During this course you will learn how to provide and deal with: Adult basic life support, limb injuries, head, neck or torso injuries and medical conditions or sudden illness. You will focus on treatment in the outdoors including incidents involving activity or environmental factors.

All successful participants will be issued a certificate valid for 3 years.

This course is accredited and certified by First Aid Awards.

British Canoeing 2 Star Training

Details for 2019 TBC soon.

British Canoeing 2 Star Assessment

Details for 2019 TBC soon.

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