UKSA – United Kingdom Sailing Academy
UKSA offers world-class maritime training ranging from 16+ NCFE courses, 14-week deckhand training to 4-year superyacht captain programmes! Training and instruction are offered at UKSA's purpose-built waterfront facility with accommodation, food, and career guidance included. They even have a swimming pool, gym, and bar to relax and network in with fellow students.
UKSA has been delivering exceptional training for over 30 years. Whatever your age or experience, the yachting industry has hundreds of opportunities for professional employment, providing you have the right training and attitude.
Superyacht & Yachting Careers
Edmiston Superyacht Crew Training
Superyacht Hospitality Training
Professional Yachtmaster Offshore
UKSA Level 3 Workboat Crew Member Apprenticeship
The Seacat Workboat Apprenticeship
Watersports Instructor TrainingSummer Instructor Training
Adventurous Outdoor Activities: NCFE (Level 3 Diploma)
The Maritime Foundation: NCFE (Level 3 Introductory Certificate)
Fees: Free for NCFE/Btec, short courses from GBP 500 onwards, and superyacht training from 3,500+
Head: Ben Willows
Fantastic facilities. Brilliant opportunity for young people with the right attitude. Experienced and committed instructors. If UKSA was to improve in any area it would be organisation. Sometimes students are not sure what topics are being taught and changes are frequently made to the timetable.