Who we are
We use sail training as a method of raising the aspirations of young people through their teenage years. Our training is both on the water and on dry land and results in the growth of confidence, teamwork and leadership skills whilst gaining valuable qualifications to enhance their careers.
Vision: Raise aspirations for inner city young people
Mission: Enable young people to actively participate in the regeneration of our community
Broaden Horizons – for inner city young people
Enable inner city young people to achieve their full potential
Build young people’s self confidence, develop self esteem and facilitate self management.
Provide opportunities enabling greater achievement through participation in sailing and boating.
Learn Life Skills:
Use marine skills and sail training to build resilience, personal responsibility and positive attitudes
Develop the skills and character traits to have an impact on life choices, such as leadership, diligence, team building and problem solving to have a tangible impact on educational results
Enable achievement of practical recognised qualifications to improve employment prospects
Provide guidance towards gainful employment in the local community and marine sector
To instil strong values to enable young people to be successful adults.
Develop Character Traits
Improve life chances and opportunities to succeed
PSTT key character traits we encourage and reward include:
Resilience / determination / courage
Diligence / hard work
Showing interest / keen to learn
Willing to contribute / participate
Supportive and motivate others