$395 | Saturday and Sunday from 10am – 4pm
Learn the fundamentals of sailing keel boats of 25 ft. including sail theory, terminology, safety, basic cart work, rules of the road, man overboard drills, and much more. All instruction is aboard the boat. Students successfully completing this course will receive ASA certification. No previous experience is required. A written exam is required. Two day class (Course materials $54 …Sailing Made Easy, log book and test fees)
$495 | Saturday and Sunday from 9am – 5pm
Learn the fundamentals of coastal cruising and auxiliary sailing yacht during daylight hours. Subjects include rules of the road, required equipment, engines and troubleshooting, weather observations, heavy weather, basic navigation, and much more. Two day class. (Course materials $57…Coastal Cruising Made Easy, log book and test fees)
$795 | Saturday and Sunday from 9am – 5pm This is an accelerated class. Additional time may be needed.
Saturday and Sunday (Course materials $97… Sailing Made Easy, Coastal Cruising Made Easy, log book and test fees)
$795 | Pre-requisites: Basic Keelboat and Basic Coastal Cruising ASA 104 is required for many bareboat charters in the carribean and the bahamas.
An advanced cruising Standard for individuals with cruising experience. Sailors must act as Skipper or Crew of a 30-50 foot boat, sailing by day in coastal waters. The standard includes knowledge of all boat systems and maintenance procedures while demonstrating the navigational theory reequired to safely nabigate a sailing vessel. (3 day class)
Lectures and practical experiences are conducted during approximately ten hours of class time. Subjects include chart readings and interpretations, government publications, navigational instruments, use of tide and current tables, plotting of bearings, fixes, running fixes, dead reckoning, drift, set, etc. Students who successfully complete this course will receive ASA certifications. Written exam required. (Course materials $80)
Learn basic docking skills for boats with single inboard or outboard engines. Discover the basic theory and hands-on techniques needed to dock and undock boats in an efficient manner and without damage or injury. This is an 8 hour class.