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Basic Keelboat Sailing    ASA-101
Basic Coastal Cruising   ASA-103
Bareboat Cruising           ASA-104
Cruising Catamaran        ASA-114
Congratulations on your interest to learn to sail, or in improving your sailing skills. The American Sailing Association is the world’s foremost organization dedicated to training, teaching and certifying schools, sailing instructors and sailing enthusiasts. When you join the American Sailing Association, or work with an ASA certified sailing school, you learn how to sail from professionals to get the most rigorous, safety-first education and the best sailing instruction available.

Learning to sail with a certified ASA sailing facility, it gives sailors of all experience levels an opportunity to become more competent and confident in their abilities. If you choose to venture beyond the sailing basics, we’ll expand your horizons by teaching you to navigate with electronics and with the stars. With our sailing instruction, become certified at advanced or offshore levels and the world’s oceans will become your highways and by-ways. You can learn everything about sailing or select the things that interest you the most. Selecting our ASA sailing school assures you of professional training and the best value for your sail education dollar.

ASA affiliated sailing schools now graduate and certify thousands of new sailors annually - sailors who learn faster, learn more and have more fun sailing in more new places. They choose ASA schools because they want to follow a proven curriculum in a professional, supportive learning environment under the direction of certified sailing instructors. The American Sailing Association can assure you of the same quality sailing education when you attend our certification facility.
Learn to Sail
Introductory Lesson - Cost: $150.00
Duration: 2 hours
Prerequisite: None
For those who think they would like to take a sailing course but are not sure.
Two hours on the water under sail with time at the helm.
General Description: This basic sailing course on the 26`Pearson  is designed to
get the new sailor off on the right tack.

You will learn basic sailing through a combination of classroom and on-the-water instructions.

Areas of Instruction Include: Sailboat Familiarization; Sailing Terminology; Rigging and Sails;
Points of Sail, Sail Trim, Tacking and Jibing; Rules of the Road; Safety at Sea;
Docking and Mooring; Sailing Knots.

Stay on our Luxury 50’ Trawler during class
Students living on board $75.00 +tax each student per night (Sharing quarters)
Renting entire boat $150.00 per night +tax

*For ASA 101, price includes ASA sailing manual - Sailing Made Easy;
ASA written exam and certification;
ASA Log Book plus your one year ASA Membership Fee
ASA 101
Basic Keelboat Sailing Standard-3 days $575
ASA 101 & 103 required
General Description: The Bareboat Chartering Class gives the Coastal Cruiser the skills to sail a 30 to 50 foot auxiliary sailboat on a Bareboat Charter.

This three day course includes classroom and extensive on-the water instruction including one night on board at anchor.

Areas of Instruction Include: Cruising Boat Handling and Seamanship; Boat Systems Including Electrical, Engine, Fuel, Water and Head; Fuel Planning, Trip Planning, Provisioning and Meal Preparation; Maintenance Procedures; Coastal Navigation including Bearings, Fixes, and Time-Speed-Distance Calculations, Mooring and Anchoring; Problem Solving and Trouble Shooting.

Course length includes: 3 days and 2 nights accommodations (1 night at dock and 1 night cruising) .
Meals include three breakfasts, two lunches and one dinner.
Meals and drinks ashore will be at your own expense.

*For ASA 104, price includes ASA sailing manual - Cruising Fundamentals;
ASA written exam and certification and certain meals during the overnight portion of the course.
ASA 104
Bareboat Cruising Standard-3 days $975
ASA 103
Basic Coastal Cruising -3 days $675
ASA 101 required
General Description: The Basic Coastal Cruising course is the next step
that opens up new sailing opportunities and adventures.

This course is designed to teach students coastal cruising skills both as skipper and crew aboard a 30 foot boat with auxiliary diesel power.

Areas of Instruction Include: Running Lights; Duties of Skipper and Crew;Rules of the Road; Safety Equipment; Gasoline Outboard and Diesel Inboard Engine Operation and Troubleshooting; Marine Weather and Heavy Weather Sailing; Reefing System; How to Recover From Running Aground; Introductory Navigation and Charts; Emergency Procedures and Hypothermia; and more Knots.

Stay on our Luxury 50’ Trawler during class
Students living on board $75.00 +tax each student per night (Sharing quarters)
Renting entire boat $150.00 per night +tax

*For ASA 103, price includes ASA sailing manual -
Coastal Cruising Made Easy; ASA written exam and certification.
ASA 101, 103, 104, 114
Package Discounts
Stem to Stern Sailing LLC An ASA Professional Certification Facility
Nai’a 26' Pearson
Volare 41' Beneteau
Volare 41' Beneteau
ASA 114
Cruising Catamaran
2 Day Course $775 per student - Coming Soon!
Able to skipper an auxiliary-powered sailing cruising catamaran of approximately 30 to 45 feet in length during a multi-day liveaboard cruise upon inland or coastal waters in moderate to heavy winds (up to 30 knots) and sea conditions. Knowledge of catamaran structure, components and features, performance under sail and power, boat systems, seamanship and safety, heavy weather operation, and emergency response.
Prerequisites:  ASA 101, Basic Keelboat Sailing - ASA 103, Basic Coastal Cruising - ASA 104, Bareboat Cruising, and the ability to demonstrate competencies in all knowledge skills elements of those Standards.
Sans Souci 36' Beneteau Catamaran
Coming Soon!
Combo Courses
6 day 101 & 103 - 1 student  $1175
6 day 103 & 104 - 1 student  $1575
6 day 104 & 114 -  1 student $1675
11 day 101, 103, 104 & 114 -  1 student $2900

Group Discounts

Group - 10%, 15%, or 20% discounts are available for groups of two, three, or four participants who register together for the same ASA sailing class on the same dates.

Stay on our Luxury 50’ Trawler During Class
Students living onboard $75.00 +tax each student per night (Sharing quarters)
Renting entire boat $150.00 per night +tax

A 50% deposit is required to register for each course.
Upon receipt of deposit we will send you your ASA package

Cancellation Policy: If something comes up and you cannot attend your class, we will make every effort to reschedule your class to a later date, at no additional charge. If you cancel with 10 or fewer days notice, you will be charged for materials received plus 25% of the class tuition.

We schedule all courses by appointment and operate weekdays as well as weekends. Call for availability!
Stay on our Luxury 50’ Trawler during class
Students living on board $75.00 +tax each student per night (Sharing quarters)
Renting entire boat $150.00 per night +tax