Essential reading before the course begins:

Presentation Details

Presentation Skills (P38-39)

Presentation Skills (P40)

The Method (P54)

Trainee Assistant Instructors – we will train eligible experienced dinghy sailors to become AIs in a focused three day session ahead of the Sail Training week.  This year the training starts on Thursday 20th July at 4pm, finishing on Sunday 23rd July, noon. 

Eligibility: We welcome applicants age 16 and over (as of 20th July 2022) who have passed Stage 4 and Seamanship Skills (mandatory).  

The Assistant Instructor training is an intensive 20 hour course split over three days. An element of preparation in advance will be required including background reading and planning for a 10 minute presentation to be completed on the course. Full details will be provided in due course.  If anyone has any queries about the Assistant Instructor training, please contact Nick Williams, or 07704 422548.