Watersports Instructor Training Programme

Location: Falmouth
Salary and Benefits Paid for training course - see course fee below
Date Posted: 22/9/2021

Swanpool Beach
TELEPHONE: 01326318771
EMAIL: tori@elementaluk.com
WEB: www.elementaluk.com/beaches/vacancies

Watersports Instructor Training Programme

Course fee - £4,999
Application closing date is 10th December 2021

* Gain all the waterports instructor training qualifications needed to live and work by the sea.
* Duration - Three months, Monday - Friday, starting in January 2022.
* After successful completion of the programme you will be offered paid employment with Elemental for the season ahead.
* Comprehensive hands-on training in a unique combination of outdoor watersport qualifications, which if successfully completed, allow you to jump- start your career in the outdoor profession.

Looking for a challenge in the expanding world of watersports? Want hands on experience in a dynamic and energetic environment? Then Elemental has the solution for you. We are offering 10 individuals the chance to join our Instructor Training Programme, which is a 3-month outdoor programme that not only offers you paid seasonal employment after successful completion, but also equips you going forward as you dive into a career in watersports.

Successful applicants will learn how to guide, instruct and work closely with the RNLI, to help save lives on our ever changing and unpredictable coastline. Based at Swanpool Beach in the vibrant university town of Falmouth you will work alongside our instructors gaining valuable insights into working with large groups of children, corporate team-building days, families and individuals on the beach and become part of the Elemental family - working hard but also playing hard! As well as gain formal qualifications in a unique combination of skills required to be a fully qualified watersports instructor that can help your future in our fast-paced industry.

Qualifications gained from the programme include:
~ RYA Dinghy Instructor ~ BC FSRT
~ RYA 7 Hours First Aid ~ Swim Safe Training
~ BC Paddle Sports Instructor
~ RYA Powerboat Level 2
~ SLSGB Beach Lifeguard
~ Training in Coasteering and Raft Building

What else is included in the cost of the programme?
~ Shared accommodation is provided
~ All entrance fees for the qualifications ~ Equipment needed for activities
~ Soft skills training
~ Non NGB training
~ All instruction
~ Assessments of the qualifications
~ Inhouse tour operating training
~ Beach games training
~ Access to trade accounts for personal kit

We are looking for enthusiastic, active and driven individuals who are passionate about the outdoors in all weathers! You will need good communication skills and not be afraid to rise to the challenge that comes with working in the industry.

Previous experience around the sea is beneficial but not essential. However, being a strong swimmer is imperative.

For more information you can:
Email us at tori@elementaluk.com or Give us a call on 01326 318771

Covid Safety:
The Instructor Training Programme is COVID safe as training and practical lessons are based outdoors and all theory work is delivered online. Full refunds will be given for the course if it is unable to run due to covid or individuals are unable to attend due to contracting covid. A medical certificate will be required if personal.

Application closing date is 10th December 2021

Previous experience around the sea is beneficial but not essential. However, being a strong swimmer is imperative.