UKSA School Trips
Come to UKSA with your school or youth group and enjoy the multi-activity residential visits UKSA are renowned for. Learn to sail, paddleboard, windsurf, kayak and more. Activities are tailored to your group's desires, age and ability.
Our Patron is HRH Princess Royal. UKSA are delighted to be celebrating our 30th Birthday this year and continues to make a positive difference to the lives of young people across the UK. #WeAre30!
Why are UKSA great for School Trips and Educational Visits?
UKSA enjoys a waterfront location in Cowes on the sunny Isle of Wight and is the perfect location for residential and non-residential watersports and team building for students from 8 years upwards.
The wider benefits of participation in watersports are widely recognised and include inspiration, enjoyment, teamwork, boosting self-confidence and self-reliance, as well as the making and sealing of friendships. We can incorporate Skills for Life into our four-night residential activity visits.
What activities are available during group visits?
Team building games
Iron Man style team games
Raft building and racing
What size groups do you cater for?
We can accommodate groups of all sizes; small or large (up to 270 people).
Do you offer on-site classroom facilities?
Yes, we have various size classrooms along with a dinning room and in-house catering, indoor heated swimming pool, cyber cafe, bar area and dedicated children's area.
Is there first aid on site?
All our watersports and evening entertainment instructors are fully qualified first aiders.
Do you offer access for visitors with disabilities?
We are accessible with disabled access and suitably adapted accommodation. We have lifts in our main buildings and a hoist for the pool. We are also able to take disabled people out onto the water.
Do you cater for visitors with Special Educational Needs (SEN)?
Yes, we welcome individuals with special educational needs.
One leader goes free for every ten students. We offer complimentary teacher familiarisation weekends with no obligation to book – it’s an opportunity for you to look around our base and discuss what we can offer your school.
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