Here at Sail in Asia, we provide two different options for teachers that are interested in Professional Development Opportunities.
Option 1: Pre-visit and training
Sail in Asia understands that to get the most from a school journey or trip it is best practice for the trip leaders to have completed a pre-visit to familiarise themselves with both the activities and environment. We are happy to invite teachers to come and have a 2-day taster session at our watersports centre prior to visiting with their students. This will allow the leader / teacher to undertake a 1-day Introduction to Sailing course, so that they are one step ahead of the students. It also enables us to discuss aspects of the trip or course that require clarification or consideration on Day 2. Pre-site visits are essential for some organisers and we are happy to accommodate this where possible at no cost to the school.
Option 2: Teacher Professional Development
Many teachers who accompany school groups may wish to upskill and be proficient in some of the activities that their students will take part in during a School Trip, Adventurous Journey or Sailing Course. We provide heavily discounted courses for teachers who may wish to complete the following courses: