About Sail in Asia

SIA Outdoor Education

The operation manager / principal is Mike Downard, a UK qualified Outdoor Education teacher. Mike was formerly the chief instructor at London's biggest waterspouts centre (DSWC). Sail in Asia have a young friendly instructor staff who are multi skilled, professional and fun to be with.
Our fleets of watercraft and training facilities are perfectly suited to guide young individuals through the process of learning to sail, kayak and enjoy a wide range of watersports in an outstanding tropical environment that abounds with marine life.
We also offer Professional Development weekends for school teachers.

Sail in Asia Sea Base in Phuket

About Sail in Asia

Outdoor Education in Thailand

Sail in Asia has two outstanding outdoor education bases in Thailand, one in Krabi and the other in Phuket. 

The Sail in Asia Sea Base in Phuket is a purpose-designed outdoor education centre for international schools. The Sea Base is found at Ao Yon Bay,
Our Krabi Outdoor Education base is ideal for trips by canoe, dragon boats and keelboats. The camping sites are located in the beautiful new Krabi Boat Lagoon Marina.

Watersports in Krabi

Krabi Outdoor Education Site

This site is ecologically spectacular. It is part of Krabi district's huge network of mangrove rivers and estuaries. The nearby offshore islands, easily lend themselves to day trips or overnight trips on sailing craft. This site is being promoted by the KBL marina for schools Outdoor Education Adventure trips because of the owners commitment to developing ecological awareness of this as yet unspoilt wilderness.
The Adventurous Journeys available in this location can also be bespoke. We welcome discussions with School Group Leaders about their thoughts and requirements for their trips and we do as much as possible to offer interesting river trips in this area of outstanding natural beauty.

Ao Yon SIA Beach Base

Outdoor Education Programmes

Our Core Activities, Additional Activities and Adventurous Journeys give schools a huge range of choices to form their bespoke Outdoor Education programme for students. Our Professional Development courses enable school teachers to gain high quality qualifications to support their groups on school journeys.

SIA School Trip Management

Sail in Asia arranges and organises everything before your group even arrives at the airport. Pre-trip packages to prepare students for the field trip are available for use in the classroom, or independent study.  Detailed itineraries from morning to evening ensure that student learning is always at the forefront of each day.  A variety of evening activities are available so that students can discover Phuket, Krabi or Pattaya. This will reinforce and extend learning from each day. 
Our school trip management is highly organised, in conjunction with lead teachers. We review all aspects of the Schools Outdoor Education trip, catering and camping arrangements,health and safety, risk assessments and the particular Core and Additional activities chosen by the school. This is a bespoke process that occurs in a Pre Visit or Skype Conference. Rigorous safety standards and risk assessment means that students are always well prepared and taken care of during all activities.

About Sail in Asia

SIA Outdoor Education

The operation manager / principal is Mike Downard, a UK qualified Outdoor Education teacher. Mike was formerly the chief instructor at London's biggest waterspouts centre (DSWC). Sail in Asia have a young friendly instructor staff who are multi skilled, professional and fun to be with.

About Sail in Asia

Outdoor Education in Thailand

Sail in Asia has two outstanding outdoor education bases in Thailand, one in Krabi and the other in Phuket. The Sail in Asia Sea Base in Phuket is a purpose-designed outdoor education centre for international schools.
Our Krabi Outdoor Education base which is ideal for trips by canoe, dragon boats and keelboats. The camping sites are located in the beautiful new Krabi Boat Lagoon Marina.

Watersports in Krabi

Krabi Outdoor Education Site

This site is ecologically spectacular. It is part of Krabi district's huge network of mangrove rivers and estuaries. The nearby offshore islands, easily lend themselves to day trips or overnight trips on sailing craft.
The Adventurous Journeys available in this location can also be bespoke.

Ao Yon SIA Beach Base

Outdoor Education Programmes

Our Core Activities, Additional Activities and Adventurous Journeys give schools a huge range of choices to form their bespoke Outdoor Education programme for students. Our Professional Development courses enable school teachers to gain high quality qualifications to support their groups on school journeys.

SIA School Trip Management

Sail in Asia arranges and organises everything before your group even arrives at the airport. Pre-trip packages to prepare students for the field trip are available for use in the classroom, or independent study.  Detailed itineraries from morning to evening ensure that student learning is always at the forefront of each day.