School & Group Activity Trips 201105www.rockleywatersports.com 01202 677 272School & Group Activity Trips 2011Rockley was founded to teach sailing and we have stayed true to our rootsand still offer beginner, improver and intermediate RYA courses in dinghysailing. These courses are suitable for children from aged 8 years to adultsand can be taken usually over the course of a week but may also be takenover a weekend. If you want to learn to sail or improve your sailing then weare the recognised experts and friendly ones at that! SAILING COURSESOur self-drive family activity holidays are based at La Reserve campsite in beautifulsouthwest France - an ideal location for a family holiday where the emphasis is onfun and relaxation for all. Whether beginner or expert, parent or child we havesomething to suit just about every family member. For those who wish to relax andsoak up the french way of life and unwind there will be plenty of opportunity to doso. Quite simply a holiday with Rockley Watersports is neither a beach or activityholiday - it is both these and more.FRENCH FAMILY HOLIDAYSRockley is probably best known for the holidays and courses that we provide for youngsters. A very popular choice and one that provides many happy memories and firm friends is a week long sailing or multi activity course staying with us in our purpose-built accommodation at Rockley Point. Not only is the course inclusive of full board accommodation but also includes a fun week with lots of different and challenging activities. We have a full programme of things to do after the sailing day is over from beach games to a climbing wall session, visits to a local water flume park and the chance to try windsurfing and kayaking - so swimming things and lots of energy are essential!YOUTH RESIDENTIAL COURSESWe train more instructors in dinghy sailing, powerboating and windsurfing every year than any other RYA centre and have an enviable reputation for the courses we provide and qualified staff we produce. Our Professional Watersports Training at our brand new Rockley Academy covers everything from Instructor courses and endorsements to our unique 26 week Watersports Cadetship aimed at developing those with the desire but not the sailing experience. Please call for a separate Rockley Academy brochure.INSTRUCTOR TRAINING - ROCKLEY ACADEMYSee pages 28-41See pages 8-14See pages 20-23See pages 24-27
THE ROCKLEY PATHWAY06www.rockleywatersports.com 01202 677 272 WHERE DO YOU FIT IN?BEGINNERRYA Stage 1 & 2RYA Level 1 & 2Pages 8-9Learning to sail can be the start of something new and exciting and the best way to get to grips with the basics is by learning to sail a dinghy. The course will take you through all the necessary training to enable you to be confident out on the water - go on what are you waiting for?IMPROVERRYA Stage 3 & 4RYA Level 3Pages 10-11Now you have mastered the basics, it's time to progress to the next RYA course. Improver courses are all about consolidating your previously learnt skills and preparing for the intermediate course. These courses will give you the confidence to go out and sail a boat on your own and prepare you for even buying your own boat.INTERMEDIATESeamanship SkillsDay SailingPages 12-13By now you can handle a boat on your own in moderate conditions; our intermediate course concentrates on improving boat-handling skills as both helm and crew and problem solving afloat. A perfect course for recreational sailors as this forms a good grounding for sailing in more difficult conditions and is great preparation for the advanced course.ADVANCEDSailing with SpinnakersPerformance SailingPage 14Sailors will relish the opportunity to challenge themselves and this course provides an ideal way to develop advanced boat handling skills. A fun and exhilarating course and a must for anyone wishing to progress through to the RYA Dinghy Instructor course.ROCKLEY ACADEMYInstructor & Professional Watersports Training Page 24-27Rockley Academy provides courses and training to meet the needs of the marine leisure industry and individuals with an unrivalled prospectus of internationally certified qualifications across all the major watersports disciplines. Whether it's specialist training or upskilling, a gap year or a career break, our prospectus has been designed by watersports professionals for people wanting recognised training as well as rewarding experiences!