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The 2021 UK Sail Training Conference took place on Friday, 29th January 2021 and was held online via Zoom.  


Conference Programme

Some conference sessions were recorded, please find video and slides below.


Hypothermia and keeping a lookout - Professor Mike Tipton

The presentation is not available but you can find Mike's published research on the University of Portsmouth's Research Gate page or the University of Portsmouth Research Portal


Maritime Careers showcase - Lorna Wagner, Maritime UK


Video presentation

Using a fickle and changing weather forecast - Simon Rowell


Video presentation

Simon's excellent book Weather at Sea is available to buy online via the link.


Outdoor Learning apprenticeships


Video presentation

Which apprenticeship would you be interested in (for yourself or staff) - please complete the survey.

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The International Sail Training and Tall Ships Conference moved online for 2020. To support the Sail Training community, Sail Training International brought a series of on-demand webinars looking at the challenges facing Tall Ships operating aroung the world during the Covid-19 pandemic. You will need to register to view online via the link above.