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Instructor Training at the World Class National Outdoor Centre, Plas Menai

Our unrivalled reputation, superb facilities, extensive resources and stunning location make Plas Menai the number one choice for those looking to break into the outdoor industry. Our programmes are designed to help you get the most out of your time with us and ensure you are equipped with the right skills and qualifications to gain work within the industry.

With no prior training or qualifications needed and an entry age of 16 and over, this is a great route in to the industry. It is also a great option for someone looking for a career change or sabbatical.

Plas Menai has been teaching outdoor instructors for 30 years and we have an enviable reputation throughout the industry world wide for the high calibre of ‘work-ready’ instructors we train every year.

The 6 week DINGHY SAILING INSTRUCTOR TRAINING PROGRAMME is new for 2019 - See Below for more details.


Choose our 16-week Watersports Instructor Training Programme (July intake). This programme is currently being worked on to offer most comprehensive training possible. It will be added in the coming weeks. 

Our If you are interested in any of our instructor training courses and would like to talk to somebody about the opportunities, please contact our Bookings and Administration team on 0300 300 3112.

For those of you who are already at the required level necessary and only want to undertake a single instructor qualification you will find our standard instructor courses here.

Plas Menai 09 06 15 344

6 Week Dinghy Sailing Instructor Training Programme

Course start date: 18th February 2019

Gain all the key Internationally recognised qualifications employers within the sector are looking for;

Dinghy Sailing / Small selection of miscellaneous qualifications

Includes full board accommodation for the duration 

No pre-course qualifications required


(incl. VAT)