Plas Menai Adventure Jobs

Working for Plas Menai

Plas Menai is the National Outdoor Centre owned and operated by Sport Wales. The Centre has been inspiring people to get out on the water for over 35 years and we pride ourselves on our professional, friendly and flexible approach to all our customers. We run an extensive programme of instructor training courses that are perfect for anyone wanting to gaining the right qualifications to break into the outdoor industry.

Why are Plas Menai so good to work for?

OUTDOOR INSTRUCTOR TRAINING We have been qualifying watersports instructors for over 35 years and our reputation within the industry is unmatched. We constantly review and adapt our training programmes to ensure they meet the changing needs of the industry. INSTRUCTOR DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME This is a paid programme that also includes an element of personal development, on the job experience and the opportunity of gaining more industry recognised qualifications. Learn from the best - our Coaches are amongst the most dedicated, committed and highly qualified you will find in the industry!





10-week Dinghy & Windsurfing Instructor Training

10-week Dinghy & Windsurfing Instructor Training


Plas Menai is the National Outdoor Centre for Wales and has been inspiring people for over 35 years and is recognised as a centre of excellence in the development of outdoor professionals that go on to work all over the world. Become and outdoor instructor with no prior training or qualifications.
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6 Week Dinghy Instructor Training Programme

6 Week Dinghy Instructor Training Programme


Plas Menai is the National Outdoor Centre for Wales and has been inspiring people for over 35 years and is recognised as a centre of excellence in the development of outdoor professionals that go on to work all over the world. Become and outdoor instructor with no prior training or qualifications.
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22-week Multi Outdoor Instructor Training Programme

22-week Multi Outdoor Instructor Training Programme


Plas Menai is the National Outdoor Centre for Wales and has been inspiring people for over 35 years and is recognised as a centre of excellence in the development of outdoor professionals that go on to work all over the world. Become and outdoor instructor with no prior training or qualifications.
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5-week Windsurfing Instructor Training

5-week Windsurfing Instructor Training


Plas Menai is the National Outdoor Centre for Wales and has been inspiring people for over 35 years and is recognised as a centre of excellence in the development of outdoor professionals that go on to work all over the world. Become and outdoor instructor with no prior training or qualifications.
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Instructor Development Programme

Instructor Development Programme


Plas Menai is the National Outdoor Centre for Wales and has been inspiring people for over 35 years and is recognised as a centre of excellence in the development of outdoor professionals that go on to work all over the world.
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16-week Multi Outdoor Instructor Training Programme

16-week Multi Outdoor Instructor Training Programme


Plas Menai is the National Outdoor Centre for Wales and has been inspiring people for over 35 years and is recognised as a centre of excellence in the development of outdoor professionals that go on to work all over the world. Become and outdoor instructor with no prior training or qualifications.
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Whether you are looking to develop a long-term career or want to turn your passion into qualifications, the Plas Menai Watersports Instructor training course is ideal for anyone wanting to get into the watersports industry. Plas Menai has one of the finest reputations for training instructors anywhere in the world, with many of our graduates now holding senior positions within the industry.

During the course you will train as a multi-disciplined instructor in Dinghy Sailing, Windsurfing and Kayaking. Our dedicated team of instructors and coaches will guide you through the course, to ensure you achieve your full potential and gain the qualifications. These three qualifications are highly sought after by training centres and are internationally recognised, enabling you to work at hundreds of watersports centres around the world.

You will receive information and guidance about the variety of opportunities that are available to you both in the UK and throughout the world.

We also invite leading employers of watersports professionals to hold recruitment presentations and interviews at the centre. Companies that have recruited Plas Menai students include:- Neilson, Mark Warner, Sunsail, UKSA, PGL